Kirk Whalum Blog
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The students at the Stax Academy got a visit from former first lady Laura Bush and she received a little serenade. The students performed Led Zepplin's "Black Dog." Mrs. Bush was in town for the Get Motivated Seminar. She took a break to take a tour of Stax Academy and meet with some very excited students. Mrs. Bush, a former teacher, was impressed with what she saw at the charter school.
"I would say, 'OK, let's listen to Kirk Whalum today, listen to Boney James today,'" Gwynn said. "And they would put my iPod in and then I would get on the [radiation] table and they'd put this mask over me … and clamp it down."
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Prayeroftheday from Sojourners.com: We pray for job prospects in agrarian and rural areas. May community developers create local opportunities so that rural families may thrive. Amen.
"When you sacrifice, you force others to sacrifice. It's an extremely powerful weapon."- Cesar Chavez
IN HIS WASHINGTON DC -BLUES ALLEY DEBUT
You've Seen Him On Stage With His Brother Kirk Whalum in the
"Gospel According To Jazz Series" duet with Lalah Hathaway
-Solo CD produced by GEORGE DUKE featuring Lynne Fiddmont
-As Heard on XM/ WHUR
Wednesday March 23, 2011
Live Performance Preview:
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USA Education Prayer from Sojourners.com: We pray for our students and our educators. May neither be lost in a system which is in dire need of reform, allowing each to flourish to their potential. We ask that students receive the education they need, and teachers, the support they need. Amen.