Season 1: Season 1
Artists featured in this season include violinist Yvonne Lam, composer and bassist Jordyn Davis, mezzo-soprano Jane Bunnell, mezzo-soprano GeDeane Graham, pianist Derek Polischuk, jazz bassist and composer Rodney Whitaker, baritone Mark Rucker, pianist Sadie Rucker, jazz drummer Randy Gelispie, vocalist Brandon Rose, composer and intermedia artist Lyn Goeringer, and baritone Jadrian Tarver.
Three performances of jazz and art song address oppression yet end the season with hope.
Music by trailblazing Black composers and a moving saxophone piece celebrate inclusion.
I Am America
Composers play their moving electronic and jazz pieces inspired by love and humanity.
Love and Humanity
Three varied and impactful songs inspired by the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
MLK’s Lasting Legacy
A piano evokes Hawaii’s traumatic past and jazz reminds of a difficult era in Detroit.
Two distinct voices share stories and performances using music to fight for justice.
Violin and jazz bass performances anchor stories of finding one’s own place in society.