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Angela Davis Joins the Marcus Shelby Quintet

SFJAZZ

Author, activist, and educator Angela Davis joins Shelby's all-star quintet for this evening of spoken word and music that illuminates the legacies of "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith and Billie Holiday, featuring Terri Lyne Carrington, Tia Fuller, Tammy Hall, Paula West, Tiffany Austin, and Kim Nalley.


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Famed activist and educator Angela Davis, author of many books (“Women, Culture & Politics” and “Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement”) joins Marcus Shelby’s all-star quintet for an evening of spoken word and music illuminating the legacies of “Ma” Rainey, Bessie Smith and Billie Holiday.

Event Info
May 24
Fri at 7:30 PM
$30-$70
SFJAZZ Center
205 Franklin, San Francisco
Info: 866-920-5299
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