2-15-2020 – I attended Georgia Laster Association of Musicians in collaboration with Knox Presbyterian Church presents A BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM-AFRICAN AMERICAN LEGACIES-Outstanding Moments in our History.
The program included live performances and video clips with introduction by musicologist Dr. Hansonia Caldwell-Harriford.
Legacy-1-Jimi Hendrix, Rock Guitarist (1942-1970);
Legacy-2-Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Civil Rights Activist (1929-1969);
Legacy-3-Hall Johnson, Composer/Arranger (1888-19770);
Legacy-4-Jessye Norman, Soprano (1945-2019);
Legacy-5-William Warfield, Baritone (1920-2002);
Legacy-6-Maya Angelou, Poet (1928-2014);
Legacy-7-Kirk Franklin, Gospel Artist (born January 26, 1970).
Darrel Sims was outstanding as a vocalist and violist. Darrell is an original member (violist) of MusicUNTOLD Orchestra and MusicUNTOLD String Quartet.