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Waberi’s Valentine Birthday Special
February 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$15
The Buttonwood Tree is excited to welcome back Waberi Jordan for a special, Valentine’s Day/Birthday celebration, exploring the many and varied themes of Love. Together with special guest Shena Verrett and more surprises in store.
As a songwriter, her lyrics are at once prosaic and deeply poetic in their simple truth. Her lyrical subtext is reflective of diverse story – masters like Marvin Gaye, Phoebe Snow or Sun Ra. Her songs are a shrine for Ancestral remains, sculpted around gently simmering jazz and blues ideals; instruments and voicings arranged to evoke a visceral response to a song, whether it be an original song or her expression of a classic Jazz standard. And she stays firmly rooted in NOW…
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