Listen to Highlights from Acknowledgement: How Music Responds on WRTI 90.1

Jun 13, 2020

On Tuesday, June 2nd at 6 PM, WRTI presented a special live program addressing Black Music as a form of social engagement.

Josh Jackson, Orrin Evans, Joe Patti, and Bob Perkins in the control room of WRTI.

Josh Jackson, WRTI’s associate general manager for programming and content, was host and moderator with legendary Philadelphia/WRTI broadcaster Bob Perkins and pianist Orrin Evans.

Special guests included: Christian McBride, Ralph Peterson, Nicholas Payton, Lenora Helm Hammonds, NEA Jazz Master Reggie Workman, NEA Jazz Master Dorthaan Kirk, Hannibal Lokumbe, and more.

Highlights from the program: