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Kenyatta Live Streaming Concert at An Die Musik Live

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Posted by Erin Connelly on November 14, 2020


An Die Musik Live
409 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD


Tue, December 1, 2020
7:00 pm

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Cyrus Mackey - Trumpet, Piano
Charlie Reichert-Powell - Guitar
Reggie Thomas - Drums
Will Hazlehurst - Bass

Led by trumpeter, producer, and vocalist, Cyrus Mackey, Kenyatta takes a four-piece band to new levels. This group prides itself on its genre-bending of modern hip hop, R&B, pop, and soul, taking songs from classic artists such as Drake, Frank Ocean, and Kanye West in the common jazz idiom.

Cyrus Mackey is an American Trumpeter, Composer, and Producer. Growing up in Chicago, he picked up the trumpet in 5th grade, later learning about jazz from his grandfather, who introduced him to artists such as Miles Davis, Lee Morgan, Jimmy Smith, and Herbie Hancock. These became his first influences. He first began playing jazz in his high school, Chicago High School for the Arts, while simultaneously learning from the wide variety of art and culture that Chicago provides. He later transferred to Dillard Center for the Arts where his school won first place in the Essentially Ellington High School Jazz band Competition in 2018....

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