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Schola Cantorum Set to Perform 'Considering Matthew Shepard'

Courtesy of the University of Arkansas

In 1998, Matthew Shepard was attacked and left for dead in an anti-gay hate crime in Wyoming. His death lead to the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Anti Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009. The University of Arkansas Schola Cantorum will perform "Considering Matthew Shepard," a piece responding to Shepard's murder.

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Kyle Kellams is KUAF's news director and host of Ozarks at Large.