The Choral Works of Mari Esabel Valverde: A Voice of Advocacy, Courage, and Resilience

In this issue of the Research Memorandum Series, author Jace Kaholokula Saplan
offers an overview of the choral works of composer Mari Esabel Valverde.

Valverde’s choral works include themes on immigration, queer identities, and beauty in addition to her emphasis on gender identity.