Sweet Honey in the Rock

Sweet Honey in the Rock: Road to 50

A 50th Anniversary Celebration


Fri, September 16, 2022 | 8pm 


Sweet Honey in the Rock

The Music Center


Open Captioned and ASL Interpreted performance.

Pre-Concert Lecture

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For more than four decades, Sweet Honey in the Rock has worked to empower, educate, and entertain audiences around the world with their unmatched vocal talent and unwavering dedication to their mission. A performance ensemble rooted in African American history and culture, Sweet Honey in the Rock reaches out to audiences through the dynamic vehicles of a cappella singing and American Sign Language interpretation for the deaf and hard of hearing.  

The Grammy-nominated ensemble is currently comprised of members Carol Maillard, Louise Robinson, Nitanju Bolade Casel, Aisha Kahlil, former Strathmore Artists in Residence Christie Dashiell and Rochelle Rice, and featured musician Romeir Mendez on upright acoustic bass and electric bass. Performing original material as well as timeless covers, the group delivers a concert experience that fuses world music, folk, gospel, hip-hop, jazz and R&B with a positive, loving, socially-conscious message. 

Guest artists include: 

Kiki Shepard, Host

Mumu Fresh, Spoken word artist

Romero Wyatt, Percussion

Jean-Paul Bouelly, Guitar

Lyric Hunte, Dancer

Gillie Haynes, Poet

Rev. Dr. Rainey Cheeks

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 This event is part of Strathmore’s Windows series of performances and accompanying programs. Learn more

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