Bernice Johnson Reagon and Toshi Reagon
Creative Alliance Mother’s Day Celebration
Pictured: Toshi Reagon (left), photo credit: Eric Beckman. Bernice Johnson Reagon (right), photo credit: Sharon Farmer
Bernice Johnson Reagon, scholar, singer/songleader, and activist for over half a century has been a profound contributor to African American and American culture. Born in Southwest Georgia, her work as a singer has included, the SNCC Freedom Singers, The Harambee Singers and Sweet Honey In The Rock. Her strongest musical collaborator is her daughter, Toshi Reagon, composer, producer, and leader of her own ensemble, Toshi Reagon and BIGLovely. Toshi is “a one-woman celebration of all that’s dynamic, progressive and uplifting in American music”. This refreshing musical collaboration will be sure to uplift, inspire and delight.
This performance will be signed.
Sponsored by ACLU
You Might Also Like:
Activist Speaker Series: 1
Sun May 15, 1pm
Parag Khandhar and Domnic Moulden are two activists that are...
Charm City Junction
Thu Jun 9, 7pm
Young Baltimore roots alchemists Charm City Junction are a product of...
Victoria Vox & Friends: Farewell (For Now)
Sun Jun 12, 8pm
A big send-off for B’more’s own uke songstress before she moves...
Hailu Mergia + Wume
Sat Jun 18, 8pm
Ethiopian synth visionary + Bmore synth/ drum art explorers share the...
No More Road Trips?
Sun Jun 26, 7pm
Dir. Rick PrelingerUSA, 2013, 85mins
Bombino w/ Caleb Stine & The Brakemen
Wed Jul 27, 8pm
A night of Toureg guitar jams and honky tonk grooves to get your body...