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UFLive! presents Afro D & the Global Soundwaves

February 19, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

A special live music and spoken-word performance for Black History Month.

Join us for a special music-centered event for Black History Month.

The performance features Afro D & Global Soundwaves, a socially-conscious hip hop/jazz/funk band based in Champaign, Illinois. The band makes soulful music designed to be heard by people of all ages, bridging the gaps between generations by providing music that appeals to old and young alike. The band’s positive messages are designed to inspire people and build community, both locally and globally.

Meet the Band

  • Pete ‘Afro D’ Shungu (Emcee, Trumpet)
  • Mark White (Guitar)
  • Mitchell Killough (Bass)
  • James Mauck (Drums)
  • Brighton Sier (Trombone & Keyboard)
  • Grace Calderon (Tenor Sax / Flute)

UFLive! concerts take place on the third Sunday of most months and are made possible by the generous support of The Urbana Free Library Foundation.

The Library is committed to making programs accessible for all. If you need an accommodation to attend a program, please let the Library know at least two weeks in advance. To request an accommodation, contact the Programming and Outreach Manager via email at programming@urbanafree.org or via phone at 217-367-4057.

The Library is committed to making programs accessible for all. If you need an accommodation to attend a program, please let the Library know at least two weeks in advance. To request an accommodation, contact the Programming and Outreach Manager via email at programming@urbanafree.org or via phone at 217-367-4057.

Details

Date:
February 19, 2023
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Website:
https://urbanafreelibrary.libnet.info/event/7652062

Venue

Urbana Free Library
201 W. Green Street
Urbana, IL 61801
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Phone:
217-367-4057