Oakwood University's elite choral ensemble, the Aeolians, took top honors in the recent iSing College Choir Scholarship Challenge.
The group, which has performed internationally, was one of four choirs from Historically Black Colleges and Universities to be invited to compete in the finals, held Nov. 5 at Reid Temple AME Church in Glenn Dale, Md. Winners of the competition are considered the top vocal ensemble for America's HBCUs.Led by Jason Max Ferdinand, the Aeolians performed "My Soul's Been Anchored," featuring student soprano soloist Whitney Morrison. The anthem is full of tough harmonies, poly-rhythms and musical surprises....
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