Music for Social Justice


Episode 107 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

In the season finale, jazz bassist and composer Rodney Whitaker and bass-baritone Marc Embree share stories of pain of oppression, but also the hope that music brings. Whitaker performs his original “A Mother’s Cry,” and Embree sings “Goin’ Home” by Antonin Dvorák. The episode concludes with an uplifting performance of Nina Simone’s “I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free” by Damien Sneed.

Aired: 06/19/22

Expires: 05/27/24

Rating: TV-PG

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Music for Social Justice is a local public television program presented by WKAR.

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