Kennedy Center Artistic Director for Jazz Jason Moran shares the stage with Los Angeles-born emcee, singer-songwriter, and producer Georgia Anne Muldrow aka Jyoti, who makes her Kennedy Center headlining debut, in a brand-new collaboration. In this new commission, both artists celebrate the lasting influence of groundbreaking jazz bassist, bandleader, and composer Charles Mingus. The daughter of a jazz musician, Jyoti's singing style ranges from soul to Hip Hop and beyond, showcasing her voice and seemingly endless ability to make any genre her own.
The Crossroads Club features expansive standing room only for moving to the music, drinks available for purchase, and high-top tables.
Performance Timing: 75 minutes, with no intermission.