Musical Challenges & Coalitions: A Talk with Moor Mother, Lonnie Holley, Lee Bains and Members of Mourning [A] BLKstar

Moore Mother headshot
Moore Mother
Friday, March 24, 2023

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Clark Hall, Room 206
11130 Bellflower Road Cleveland, OH

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An interactive conversation with these world-class artists about making urgent music that responds to the moment. Moderated by CWRU faculty, Dr. AJ Kluth.

This event is FREE and open to the public.


Lonnie Holley headshot
Lonnie Holley
Lee Baines headshot
Lee Baines
Mourning [A] BLKstar
Photo by Jenn Kidd
Mourning [A] BLKstar






Musical Challenges & Coalitions is in tandem with Toward a Different Kind of Horizon, a free collective concert on March 24, 7:00 - 8:00 PM at the Cleveland Museum of Art featuring Moor Mother, Lonnie Holley, Lee Bains, and Mourning [A] BLKstar.

More information and FREE tickets for the concert available on this page

This event is presented free to the public through the generous contributions of the following:

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