The Story of ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ and Its Lasting Impact

BY HEIDI SWEDBERG | FROM THE WINTER 2020 ISSUE OF UKULELE “Lift Every Voice and Sing” is a rousing patriotic anthem, perfect for the ukulele. A most American instrument, the ukulele was born in a foreign land, found its voice on colonized soil, and became a highly respected citizen. There have been Black ukulele players … Continue reading The Story of ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ and Its Lasting Impact