African American

Sat Aug 20

Celebrate freedom of Black expression with a live performance by Akua Allrich and her band, whose effortless weaving of blues, soul, and jazz roots is bound to move both body and mind. This family-

Sun Aug 21

At 2:00PM, prior to the main event, join Iya Keturah and Ile Yemoja Achaba 6-6 at the corner of Greenmont Ave. and E.

Fri Sep 9

Mwenso & The Shakes are an irrepressible musical force of global artists who merge a formidable timeline of jazz and blues expression through African and Afro-American music.

Thu Nov 3

Godwin Louis, alto saxophonist, was born in Harlem, New York, and began playing saxophone at age nine. Godwin grew up in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and Port au Prince, Haiti.

Sat Nov 12

If Washington, D.C. could be only one musical instrument, it would be drums. And drums play a vital role in the city’s indigenous music, best known as go-go.

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