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4.2 / 5 Rated by 16 members
Review from Patricia Wasson Stark

This event was not what I expected at all. This was my own misunderstanding, no one's fault but my own. I expected an African experience with Africans, not less than 5% black people on stage.

Hannibal Lokumbe was AMAZING!! He's such a free...continued

reviewed Feb 19 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Stephen Robertson

A very inspiring, entertaining, and uplifting program. Vocal Essence is always good; adding commissioned works and other music is a bonus.

reviewed Feb 19 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member

This was just not my overall favorite performance. Having said that..there were exceptional moments from the choral ensemble that would rate as the best I have ever heard. The Zulu piece was also exceptional.

The 2nd act with the so-called...continued

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Tonia Hughes, soloist Ramsey School, Performing Arts Magnet Children’s Choir Jazz Quartet featuring Hannibal Lokumbe, trumpet Macalester College Percussion Ensemble, Sowah Mensah, director VocalEssence Chorus Philip Brunelle, conductor

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