UPCOMING: BRC Orchestra's tribute to Odetta, Miriam, Eartha, and Abbey

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Sunday, August 23 at 4PM, that's when!

The Black Rock Coalition proudly pays tribute to four powerful forces, taking inspiration from monumental performances in each of their careers and honoring women from across the entire African Diaspora, featuring Jayne Cortez, Tamar-Kali, Abena Koomson, Alkebulan, and others.

Curated by Latasha N. Nevada Diggs; musical direction by Onel Mulet.

Also on the bill:

  • The Louisiana Renegades

  • Texas Tornados
  • 
Mazel Tov, Mis Amigos
  • 
The Arturo O'Farrill Afro-Cuban Sextet

WHERE: Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park Bandshell
COST: FREE!

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