Music at the Wende: MAYME A. CLAYTON LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Presents Kamau Daáood and A Band of Griots: "Through Walls of Thought and Feeling"

Music at the Wende: MAYME A. CLAYTON LIBRARY AND MUSEUM Presents Kamau Daáood and A Band of Griots: "Through Walls of Thought and Feeling" 
Friday, March 1, 2018

RSVPs open February 2, 2019, at 10 a.m. 

7 p.m.: Museum tour and reception
8 p.m.: Concert

 

About the Mayme A. Clayton Libray and Museum
The Mayme A. Clayton Library & Museum (MCLM) is home to the Mayme Agnew Clayton Collection of African-American History and Culture. The collection contains over two million rare books, films, documents, photographs, artifacts, and works of art related to the history and culture of African Americans in the United States, with a special focus on Southern California and the American West. The collection is one of the most important collections chronicling the history and culture of Americans of African descent in the United States of America.

 

About Kamau Daáood 
A mythic figure in the Southern California arts scene, Kamau Daáood is a performance poet, educator and community arts activist who is widely acknowledged as a major driving force behind Los Angeles' black cultural renaissance. Now with the release of his debut album, Leimert Park, Kamau unleashes his galvanizing spirit on the world.

 

About Music at the Wende
Music at the Wende is a new music series in which esteemed Southern California musical organizations present free concerts at the Wende Museum, with musical programs inspired by the Wende collection. For the full schedule, click here

 

Free (RSVP registration begins February 2, 2019)
The concert series is generously supported by the Music at the Wende Donor Group.