So what brings you to Leimert Park Beat? Tell us a little bit about yourself.
To stay in touch with my cultural roots. Living in Downey, I am surrounded by many cultures but not much of my own. I feel I need to reconnect and show appreciation. I am a nurse. Feel that I was born one. Obtaining the license simply validated what God had already created in me. I am a people person. I am fascinated by cultural creativity. Poetry and music such as soft jazz, old school r&b, and soul are my favorites. I am adventurous when it comes to food.
"15 Essential Black Liberation Jazz Tracks - Marcus J. Moore, NY Times
As black Americans fought for equal rights in the 1960s, music reflected their calls to action. In (J)azz, that meant sounds that were spiritual,…"
""Sounds of Soul Force Sunday, June 28th Featuring Dwight Trible. I haven’t heard Dwights amazing vocalizing since I left LA. Looking forward to this.
This monthly series features live world music & inspiring social change…"