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Special Event: The Wave of Freedom with Juneteenth Jazz Concert
June 18, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
“To bring all Americans together to enjoy our common bond of freedom through the recognition, observance, education, and historic preservation of Juneteenth in America”–Founder Rev. Ronald V. Myers, Sr. M.D.
The Wave of Freedom presents the band led by Steve “The Breeze” Williams accompanied by:
- Trumpet/Flugel Horn–David Batiste
- Melodica/Harmonica–Michael “Kidd Funkadelic” Hampton
- Guitar–Damon J. Batiste
- Drums–Juju Gordon
- Percussion/Vocals–Alisha Coleman
- Tenor/Alto/Clarinet–Herman Berny
- Bass–Deon Cleancutt
- Drums–Anthony Nixon
- Trombone/Musical Director–Paul Hamilton III
Special Guests–Calvin Pearson, President of Project 1619; Minister Cleveland E. “Mickey” Slade, CPA, MBA; and Aceia Spade, Miss Juneteenth Oregano 2019
In coordination with Fort Monroe National Monument, Fort Monroe Authority, National Juneteenth, and Juneteenth Virginia.