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The Blackbyrds Tribute Concert in Memory of Donald Byrd

Double Time Jazz at THEARC is proud to present Walking in Rhythm: A Tribute to the Life of Donald Byrd. This one-night-only concert will be nothing short of phenomenal - with performances by local soul legends,The Blackbyrds and special guest; flautist, Bobbi Humphrey. This event will happen at THEARC Theater on April 12, 2013 with two seatings at 7:00 pm and 9:30 pm.

After experiencing great success throughout the decades, The Blackbyrds were devastated in February of 2013 after the death of their mentor and friend - Donald Byrd. Their performance at THEARC will be a celebration of his life and the music that invigorated so many.

Double Time Jazz is musical performance series, presented by THEARC Theater, bringing world-class jazz musicians east of the Anacostia River throughout the year. This effort is made possible through THEARC’s collaboration with WC Smith, The Washington Informer, Washington Informer Charities and WPFW Radio. Each year, THEARC brings programs like this to inspire children and adults residing in the Ward 8 community.

Event begins at 7:00PM

Presented by: THEARC

Featured Artist(s): The Blackbyrds & Bobbi Humphrey

Event Venue

THEARC Theatre

1901 Mississippi Ave., S.E
Washington, DC
  • Friday, April 12, 2013

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