6:30pm | Doors open, cash bar
7:30pm | Concert
The incomparable Shemekia Copeland returns to the Wadsworth Atheneum! With a voice that is alternately sultry, assertive and roaring, Shemekia’s wide-open vision of contemporary blues, roots and soul music showcases the evolution of a passionate artist with a modern musical and lyrical approach.
“Shemekia captures the timelessness of the blues while spinning it forward with remarkable maturity.” –USA Today
Image: Shemekia Copeland © Photo Suzanne Foschino