Thursday Evening Concert

A Woman's Worth

with Maimouna Youssef

Thursday, May 30, 7 pm
Calderwood Hall

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Thursday Evening Concert, A Woman's Worth , with Maimouna Youssef 5/30/2019 7:00 PM 5/30/2019 7:00 PM isgm-event-A Woman's Worth America/New_York Celebrate the power and stories of women with soulful and intimate performances from Maimouna Youssef. 25 Evans Way, Boston, MA 02115 aIwSTBiOnzHrlaECKmIR43731

Program

Headliner: Maimouna Youssef
Opening Musical Act: Dom Jones
Opening Spoken Word Act: SublimeLuv

Maimouna Youssef, aka Mumu Fresh, is a GRAMMY-nominated Afro-Native singer, songwriter, emcee, activist, and edu-tainer who has performed worldwide with music giants such as Oscar Award-winner Common, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon's house band The Roots, Bobby McFerrin, Sting, Erykah Badu, Femi Kuti, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Ed Sheeran, Nas, the NSO, and Dave Chappelle, among others. Maimouna reached viral success internationally when she performed on NPR's Tiny Desk with the group August Green (which you can watch below!).

Behind the scenes, Youssef served as a Governor for the DC chapter of the Recording Academy, as well as a mentor for the GRAMMY U program for aspiring artists. Maimouna Youssef is a global citizen, a musical healer, a cultural philanthropist, and a community pillar.

Mumu Fresh, feat. Black Thought & DJ Dummy: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Dom Jones is an artist: a singer/songwriter, emcee/poet, author, orator, and vocal producer from Oakland, CA. Currently, she is a voice principal in her senior year at the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston. Dom has been published in HuffPost, Ebony.com, TeenVogue.com, and was a Contributing Writer for Blavity in 2016. 

SublimeLuv
Amber Aliyah Williams, aka SublimeLuv, is a black lesbian womanist who always speaks her truth and believes "the personal is political." She is a Boston-born-and-bred spoken word artist. Through her art and future endeavors, she aims to empower women of color to impact positive global change.

Ticketing

Tickets are required and include Museum admission.

Adults $27, seniors $24, members $17, students & children 7–17 $15 (children under 7 not admitted).

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  • Online, by clicking the TICKETS button above*
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In the event that advance tickets are no longer available for concerts, standby tickets may be issued on a space-available basis. Standby tickets can only be purchased in person on the day of the show. Availability is not guaranteed. 

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Thursday Evening Concerts are generously supported by the Abrams Foundation. The Museum is also supported in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, which receives support from the State of Massachusetts and the National Endowment for the Arts.