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Ruth Naomi Floyd at The Spirit Lives Though Jazz Fellowship Series at Canaan Baptist Church

Where

Canaan Baptist Church
The Spirit Lives Though Jazz Fellowship Series

5430 Pulaski Ave
Philadelphia, PA
215-848-6311

When

Sat, April 14, 2018
12:00 pm

Tickets

$20

About

April is Jazz Appreciation Month
The Spirit Lives Through Jazz fellowship celebrates Mothers of the Music! The critically-acclaimed vocalist and composer Ruth Naomi Floyd will be supported by world-class musicians Aaron Graves on keys, Lee Smith on bass, Nasir Dickerson on sax and Khary Abdul Shaheed on drums. This incomparable assembly of musicians will pay tribute through music to the significant contributions of two of our community’s musical treasures — Wanda Dickerson, educator, dancer and co-founder of the electrifying Universal African Dance & Drum Ensemble and Cora T. Wells, educator, musician and celebrated choral director. Both artists have dedicated their lives to bringing the best of African-American musical traditions to the community....

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