JAZZ-POETRY CONCERT STREAMING LIVE FREE: Joy Harjo, Oliver Lake, Dee Alexander, Saturday | September 7 at 7:45pm EST
Joy HarjoÂ Â |Â Â Oliver LakeÂ Â |Â Â Dee Alexander
Tomorrow, Saturday, September 7 at 7:45 PM, City of Asylum/Pittsburgh is having its ninth Jazz-Poetry Concert - a magical evening of poetry and music under the stars on Sampsonia Way on Pittsburgh’s Northside.
In case you can’t make it to this annual free concert, it will be streamed live on the web at
… and you can join in the conversation at #jazzpoetryÂ
Â The magnificent Oliver Lake leads the music, with Dee Alexander, Harrison Bankhead, Miguel de la Cerna, and Ernie Adams. This year’s featured poet Joy Harjo is joined by Israel Centeno (Venezuela), Khet Mar (Burma), Yaghoub Yadali (Iran), Sridala Swami (India) and Wang Jiaxin (China).
Â Download a free program book (.pdf) here!Â You’ll find bios and photos of all of the participants and more.