Richelle Claiborne: Black Music Excellence Through the Ages
March 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$12 – $15
Doors 7:30 // Show 8:00 PM
Black Music Excellence Through the Ages is a joyous ride through the history of African-American music across the diaspora. It’s more than a soul revue, more than a gospel concert, more than a night of great jazz…it’s all of those things and more. Let Charlottesville’s own Richelle Claiborne lead you through this musical journey with her soul-stirring vocals, accompanied by some of the best musicians in the area. You will laugh, you will cry, but most importantly, you will be moved.
Richelle Claiborne is a Charlottesville native that has performed at Heritage Theater, Live Arts, Four County Players, and now The Jefferson African-American Heritage Center. Richelle has also performed up and down the East Coast singing everything from jazz to metal to her own blend of original tunes and spoken word poetry aptly named “The Richelle Show”. Claiborne has been performing since the age of 4. Her musical styling is an eclectic mix of genres and attitudes, and her soulful voice will move you. Richelle has written 2 albums, several chap books, a one-woman show, and has made music with with countless other gifted musicians for the past 20 years.