Civil War Voices
Civil War Voices tells the compelling and passionate true stories of real people who lived through the conflict, using the actual words the characters left behind in diaries, letters, and other writings. All new arrangements of traditional melodies of the period by renowned composer Mark Hayes advance the narrative and sharpen the emotional impact of the stories. Through the lives and words of five individuals, the struggles, hardships and sacrifices of Americans become understandable and real. The extraordinary music of the period reveals the emotions behind the conflict.