Jazzschool Events

February 14, 2014

Black History Month Celebration — Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir

Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir

Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 8 PM

Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir is a Grammy nominated, percussion driven, vocal ensemble whose mission is to preserve and share the rich musical traditions of African American roots music. Their music is rooted in the deep south and strongly connected to their West African and Caribbean origins.

The Cultural Heritage Choir, has become world renowned for their breathtaking performances and commitment to the authenticity of African-American roots music. Through stick, song, dance and story, the Cultural Heritage Choir, transports the audience to a place in time when the roots of American popular music were just being sewn by the “involuntary immigrants” from Africa’s western regions. Featuring Linda Tillery, Rhonda Benin, Tamala Brown, Elouise Burrell and Bryan Dyer.

Start: February 14, 2014 8:00 pm
End: February 14, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Jazzschool
Address:
2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States
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