A Musical Legend Mourned:  The loss of concert pianist and VSU Professor of Music Emeritus Buckner Gamby

A Musical Legend Mourned: The loss of concert pianist and VSU Professor of Music Emeritus Buckner Gamby

IN MEMORIAM:  Buckner Gamby’s passing has put a hole in the hearts of the many lives that he touched with his amazing talent, kind demeanor and impact on numerous musicians across the country. by Patrick D. McCoy Virginia State University Professor of Music...
Bass-baritone Jonathan Woody to be presented in concert by the Coalition for African Americans in the Performing Arts

Bass-baritone Jonathan Woody to be presented in concert by the Coalition for African Americans in the Performing Arts

HOMEGROWN: The Maryland Native-accomplished bass-baritone Jonathan Woody returns home for a special concert presented by the Coalition for African Americans in the Performing Arts, Sunday, June 11, 4 p.m. at the Bowie Center for the Performing Arts. by Patrick D....
‘A Reillying Cry”:  Remembering J. Reilly Lewis One Year Later

‘A Reillying Cry”: Remembering J. Reilly Lewis One Year Later

Marking the Anniversary:  The family, friends and musical colleagues reflect on the life and artistic excellence of Maestro J. Reilly Lewis, who passed unexpectedly on June 9, 2016. by Patrick D. McCoy The week of June 9 of last year was one that left many in the DC...
PODCAST:  A Silver Jubilee Gospel Celebration with Washington Performing Arts

PODCAST: A Silver Jubilee Gospel Celebration with Washington Performing Arts

Joyful Voices:  Michele Fowlin-conductor of the Children of the Gospel drops in for an interview about the Silver Jubilee concert this Friday, June 2 at the Music Center at Strathmore, celebrating Washington Performing Arts’ storied 50 year legacy of bringing...