black music month

The First Black Music Month Celebration at the Muskogee Civic Center will be held Saturday beginning at 7:00 pm in Muskogee.

To commemorate the 35th anniversary of Black Music Month, New Orleans born and Tulsa raised, jazz saxophonist and Oklahoma Hall of Famer, Eldredge Jackson will perform along with Oklahoma native Starr Fisher.

Beginning her career at the age of 15, Fisher has graced the stage with artists such as Count Basie, the O’Jays, Tower of Power, Vince Gill and the late Wayman Tisdale.

The concert begins at 8pm and is free to the public. It will be held outdoors so bring your lawn chair and a blanket. If you can’t make it, don’t worry. The performance will be streamed live on the entertainment website at