june, 2024

15jun(jun 15)1:00 pm(jun 15)1:00 pmA Juneteenth Celebration featuring the Charles Rahmat Woods Quartet - In-personLocation(s):Aspen Hill


Event Details

Join us for an afternoon of jazz with the Charles ‘Rahmat’ Woods Quartet. The esteemed quartet plays music that will highlight poignant classics like DC-born pianist-composer Billy Taylor’s “I Wish I knew How It Felt To Be Free,” John Coltrane’s “The Promise,” and Cannonball Adderley’s “Mercy Mercy Mercy,” and arrangements of Billie Holiday’s “God Bless The Child,” “Jill Scott’s “Golden,” Grover Washington’s “Mister Magic,” and Charles ‘Rahmat’ Woods’ original song “Barack,” and others.

In other words, states Mr. Woods, “our performance musically underscores the cultural ethic embraced by our ancestors…“Onward and Upward.” 

To learn more about Charles ‘Rahmat’ Woods, visit his website at: www.rahmatshabazz.com

Sponsored by Friends of the Library, Montgomery County.

Accommodation Requests

People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing should request English-language captioning or sign-language interpretation at least five days before the library-sponsored program they plan to attend. Contact the Assistant Facilities and Accessibility Program Manager at 240-777-0002 with all other accommodation requests.


(Saturday) 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Aspen Hill Library

4407 Aspen Hill Rd Rockville, MD 20853

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