Q&A with Michael Abels: Dr. Norfleet, Opportunities for Composers of Color

  On February 18, 2018, MusicUNTOLD presented composer Michael Abels the 2017 Composer of the Year Award for the original motion picture soundtrack of “GET OUT”. The ceremony included two interviews of Michael Abels covering the film score, as well as his work as a composer of performance music. Following the interviews, the floor was…

14th Annual Recovery Awards – September 14, 2017

Susan Burton, founder and executive director of nationally recognized “A NEW WAY OF LIFE REENTRY PROJECT” is keynote speaker for 14th annual Long Beach Recovery Awards. For the past 19 years, ex-felon Susan Burton has helped female parolees rebuild their lives after a prison guard told her, “I’ll see you back in a little while.”  Susan Burton…

Women’s Right To Vote Celebration – Sunday October 30, 2016

MusicUNTOLD will present a FREE celebration of Women’s Right to Vote featuring elected officials, special guests, and performing arts.

Sunday, October 30, 2016
2:30 pm
City of Long Beach Recreation Park Historic Outdoor Band Shell
4900 E. 7th St.
Long Beach, Ca.
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Contact: jmalveaux@gmail.com for more information.

13th Annual Recovery Awards – Thursday 6:00 PM September 15, 2016

LBC female rapper KUSH JACKSON will debut during FREE 13th Annual Recovery Awards, Thursday 6:00 PM September 15, 2016 at Cal Rec Community Room/McBride Park. City Prosecutor Doug Haubert and Raynell Carmichael (three strike victim) are guest speakers. Twenty (20) INDIVIDUALS will be recognized for transforming their lives from substance abuse to good citizenship. KUSH JACKSON will perform…

Dr. Nikki Giovanni Keynote Speech – Saturday March 14, 2015

MusicUNTOLD has received four (4) guest passes to hear renowned Dr. Nikki Giovanni, closing/keynote speaker of LA Writers Conference at Mount Saint Mary’s University, on Saturday March 14, 2015. See http://www.msmu.edu/resources-culture/news-information/spotlight-archive.aspx?ContentId=17924 Nikki Giovanni, a world-renowned poet, writer, commentator, activist and educator, will serve as the day’s closing keynote speaker. A Distinguished Professor at Virginia Tech University, Giovanni…

Confederate Reckoning: Lecture, Q&A, and Book Signing

Stephanie McCurry Ph.D. is a specialist in Nineteenth Century American history, with a focus on the American South and the Civil War era, and the history of women and gender. [fancy_link link=”http://musicuntold.com/Stephanie_McCurry_flyer_062712b.pdf”]Download event flyer[/fancy_link] Lecture, Q&A, and Book Signing Saturday, August 4, 2012 12:00pm Long Beach Public Library – Main Auditorium 101 Pacific Avenue Long…

FOR LOVE OF LIBERTY: Stories of Black Patriots In The Civil War

If prevalent and accepted accounts of American History – both scholarly and those portrayed by Hollywood – are to be believed, the face of the Union Army was white. The truth is, though most were not recognized as citizens or even free man, more than 200,000 African Americans took up arms in the Civil War.…

You’re Nobody ‘Til Somebody Kills You – Film Preview

  You’re Nobody Till Somebody Kills You stars James McDaniel, Michael Mosley, Assiatou Lea, Nashawn Kearse, Michael K. Williams, Kevin Carroll, Julito McCullum, Doug E. Fresh, Ed Lover, and Big Daddy Kane. Synopsis: “You’re Nobody ‘til somebody kills you” is an action packed and gritty story of two New York City homicide detectives that are…