2006 The 29th FJCMC Concert: An African Legacy

An African Legacy at Blackman Theatre, Northeastern University

Guest Host: Eric Jackson

“Fall in New England means it’s time for the John Coltrane Memorial Concert, an annual event that features some of the world-class musicians that call Boston home. It makes for an exciting night of music, a New England cultural event not to be missed.”
Eric Jackson, Host of “Eric in the Evening”, – WGBH, 2006

The Concert Ensemble

Carl Atkins
Leonard Brown
Sa Davis
Donal Fox
Tim Ingles
Yoron Israel
Bill Lowe
Ron Mahdi
Jason Palmer
Bill PIerce
George Russell Jr.
Syd Smart
Stan Strickland
Igmar Thomas
Gary Valente

The Art of Black Dance and Music

Dr. De Ama Battle
(Founder and Lead Choreographer)
Zucan Bandele
Ife Bolden
Harolyn Bowden
Marianne Harkless

Leonard Brown, Emmett G. Price, III,
and Brian Bergeron

The Art of Black Dance and Music

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About the author : Erin X. Smithers

Erin X. Smithers
Erin X. Smithers is a freelance photographer and blogger whose work explores and expresses the essence and beauty of life and nature, as told through performances and story-telling. Photo by Steve Graham. You can read her Jazz Blog and find more of Erin’s work on her website www.followthesoultrane.com www.erinxsmithersmedia.com/