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Artists who write songs... what they're going through usually comes through in their music~~Clark Terry
All musicians are subconsciously mathematicians~~~Thelonious Monk
A Tisket A Tasketlla Fitzgerald
Dubbed "The First Lady of Song," Ella Fitzgerald was the most popular female jazz singer in the United States for more than half a century. In her lifetime, she won 13 Grammy awards and sold over 40 million albums
I try to teach by example and not force ideas on a young musicians. We're here is to be a part of this process of exchange
Sometimes you have to play a long time to be able to play like yourself~~~Miles Davis
Sold some 4 million copies by 2008
Miles Davis album commended by US politicians and is considered one of the most influential musicians of his era
A landmark album by jazz musician Miles Davis has been commended by the US House of Representatives, 50 years after its original release.
Politicians voted unanimously to honour Kind of Blue's commercial success and artistic contribution, and reaffirmed jazz music as a national treasure.
“My whole life, my whole soul, my whole spirit is to blow that horn...”
William Bower, Producer of the CBCF Jazz Forum
Thanks! I love what Washington DC Jazz network is doing to promote and preserve the legacy of Jazz. You got my continous support. See you in DC during early Spring.
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The Legendary Jimmy Heath Autobiography "I WALKED WITH GIANTS" Available in Book Stores & Online. Order your copy Today!
"The Black History of the White House"
The Black History of the White House is a book by Clarence Lusaneconcerning the history of the African-American community's relationship to government and the White House as a symbol as well as a place of employment. The book begins with the founding of the United States and continues to the first few years of the Barack Obama administration
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"What's the Matter with White People"
Paul E Berliner
Thinking in Jazz
Mzee Jomo Kenyatta
"Our children may learn about the heroes of the past. Our task is to make ourselves the architects of the future."
"I Don't Want Nobody To Give Me Nothing (Open Up The Door I'll Get It Myself)~~James Brown
“People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.”
Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today~~~Malcom X.
"The Art and Science of Visual Presentation"
His compelling lectures are based on 30 years of historical expeditions in Africa, covering Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya and Ghana. 14 of those were spent as an apprentice to the renowned scholar, Dr. Yosef ben Jochannan.
African Origin of Noah's Ark
Origin of FreeMasonry
Lecturing on the Books of Stone
God's chosen children
Origins of Adam and Eve
African Holy Birth on December 25
African Origins of Martial Arts (Montu Arts)
Notice the resemblance. It's not a coincidence!
Invasion of Egypt. What did he see in the Pyramids to make him want to destroy them? On his deathbed he said "There is no point. You wouldn't believe me if I told you."
I had to detroyed their monuments and history to destroy their minds and future.
The theatre opened in 1910 at the corner of 7th and T Streets NW, in the area known as “Black Broadway.” It featured vaudeville, live theatre, talent shows and two performing companies, the Lafayette Players and the Howard University Players.
620 T Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia 20001
Atlas Performing Arts Theater