Samuel Prather at Eastern Market Metro Plaza Tonight at 5:00pm
by Larry Janezich
Samuel Prather. Soulful jazz fusion. Pianist, drummer and vocal artist. DC native. Four albums. For more info, go here: https://www.samuelprather.com/
The performance is the third in a series of September Friday Night live events brought to the Plaza by Barracks Row and Eastern Market Main Streets, Champs, the Capitol Hill BID and the Hill Center as an on-going Plaza activating effort for the benefit of the community.
Last Friday’s concert featuring Aaron Myers was cancelled at the last moment, and has been postponed to the first Friday in October.
The last Friday in September will feature a performances by Herb Scott on September 24.
Funding is being provided by the two Main Street organizations and the Capitol Hill BID. CM Charles Allen was successful in providing $150,000 in next year’s budget for programming for the Plaza in FY 2022.
Programming for September will feature more live music for kids and families on Saturday mornings from 10:00-11:30am. Tomorrow, Saturday, September 18: The Bubble Guy.