Kresge Arts in Detroit Portrait Series 2022


Collaboration with Kaleigh Wilder for the Kresge Artist Fellows Portrait series
Series Producer: Donald Harrison
3:08, HD video

A saxophonist contemplates her connection to her ancestors, their lives, and their Mississippi land through bluesy improvisation carried on autumn wind.

Premiere: Detroit Public Television, Spotlight on Detroit, March 27, 2023

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I know noble accents
And lucid, inescapable rhythms;
But I know, too,
That the blackbird is involved
In what I know.

Wallace Stevens
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird

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