Peace In The Mother Land Live Performance

On Saturday May 26, 2012 I had the opportunity to perform the Coltrane Liturgy with the Saint John Coltrane African Orthodox Church at the SF Yerba Buena Garden Festival. This clip shows my live performance of my poem Peace In The Mother Land done to John Coltrane’s Africa.

Original Peoples

When I look at my people I see a rainbow of colors Living documents of the nations traversed Standing proof of creation Evolution Transition Survival And change From the deepest ebony to the creamiest vanilla The caramel and brown sugar in between My people The original people From which all can be created My people […]