Philadelphia Jazz Project II


Words of Power: Poems, Lyrics & Rhymes Black musicians have spoken words of power that moved, educated, challenged and even frightened a nation. We explore the power of words in Black music and how they have and continue to impact American culture.

Panelists:Ewuare Osayande, poet/educator; Shahida Muhammad, writer/blogger; Bunny Sigler - Legendary Philadelphia singer/songwriter; Ohmar Roper, Young Rapper, Community College Student.

Philadelphia Jazz Project is a sponsored project of the Painted Bride Art Center, with funding provided by The Wyncote Foundation.