Starting from the Fisk Jubilee Singers; weaving through the lives of Josephine Baker, Odetta, Nina Simone, and Barry Gordy; and celebrating artists of today like Kendrick Lamar, Nile Rogers, and Mickey Guyton—international recording artist Jackie Gage performs, discusses, and dissects the fascinating history of a selection of music within the African Diaspora, inviting guests into an unforgettable collaborative musical game woven through every turn.
RUN OF SHOW (1-2 hour experience)
1: Guests are welcomed by the sound of music.
2: Upon guest arrival, Jackie & her team share some fun ground rules about the experience.
3: The games begin! Jackie & her team ask some initial questions to guests, then dive into influential musical tastemakers from different decades.
4: Guests are asked to share answers to important & collaborative questions, with Jackie keeping score.
5: The guests with the highest score at the end of the experience are awarded a special, impactful gift.
Increase in Self-Confidence
Increase in Openness to Feedback
Improved Openness to Collaboration
"This experience was my favorite event I've ever hosted, and I've been running our team events for over 2 years now." - ForAllSecure
"Jackie was knowledgable and personable! She kept the energy going the entire session, presenting the insights with grace and elegance!!!" - Coda
WHAT TO EXPECT
- 1-2 hour music-focused keynote
- live + recorded music
- short listening exercises