"A CONCERT FOR PEACE" PLUNKY & THE UNIVERSAL ENSEMBLE
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 11:55 PM (EST)
Richmond, United States
RICHMOND JAZZ SOCIETY'S GUEST EDUCATORS SERIES
"A CONCERT FOR PEACE"
PLUNKY AND THE UNIVERSAL ENSEMBLE
With Vocalist "LADY EKA-ETE" &
Legendary Master Drummer ASANTE
RJS presents an evening of Jazz played straight-ahead and free, with wishes of peace and universal love for all mankind - led by J. Plunky Branch – RJS Founder/Mentor and one of the most prolific recording artists in our region. This high energy and spiritually motivated concert will feature the soothing, soulful vocals of “Lady Eka-Ete” (Jacqueline Holoman Lewis) fondly remembered for her rendition of Plunky’s “River Luv Rite” among others. The ensemble will also feature legendary Ghanaian master drummer - Okyerema Asante - who has performed throughout the world with such diverse artists as Hugh Masekela, The Jazz Crusaders, Fleetwood Mac, and, Paul Simon’s “Graceland Tour”. Pianist Dr. Weldon Hill and other guest musicians round out this unique reunion concert dedicated to wisdom, peace and love.
Join us for our Guest Educators Series 2012 Finale
A special holiday season celebration!
When & Where
Richmond Jazz Society, Inc.
In 1979 A small group of Jazz fans & musicians, agreed to create a support group for Jazz in Richmond. The concept for the organization was captured in its motto, “dedicated to the education, preservation and advancement of Jazz”.
PO Box 25723 - Richmond VA 23260 - (Tel) 804-643-1972 - (Fax) 804-643-1974 - (Email) firstname.lastname@example.org