More Than Rhythm: A Black Music Series Featuring The Mahoganëë Xperience
Friday, February 3, 2023
Galleries and bar open at 6:00 p.m. | Conversation at 7:00 p.m. | Concert at 8:00 p.m.
Mahoganëë is a South Carolina Lowcountry soul musician whose unique style, deemed “Funky Organik Soul,” is a blend of Southern soul, funk, jazz, blues, and hip-hop with African and Caribbean influences created by her husband, music producer André Amigér. After a conversation with series host Dr. Birgitta Johnson, Mahoganëë performs with a full band, including reworkings of some familiar soul classics as well as music, poetry, and images from her recent album Textures of a Southern Soul (a Gullah Geechee Soul) Vol. 1.
FREE. Part of More Than Rhythm’s month-long Celebration of Soul.
Presented by the Baker & Baker Foundation. This program has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Democracy demands wisdom. This program is supported by a Connected Communities grant from Central Carolina Community Foundation. This program is supported by the Friends of African American Art & Culture.
Photo by Sancho Smalls