Reggie Harris & Scott Ainslie

Scott-Reggie_Concert2_600px.jpgA well-traveled
performer, lecturer, and cultural ambassador, Reggie Harris has earned wide acclaimed and respect from peers and audiences alike throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, and around the world. He combines spirituals and roots music, historic inspiration, and moving original songs, often on the themes of unity and social justice. Scott Ainslie came of age during the Civil Rights era outside of Washington, DC. After hearing Piedmont blues master John Jackson, Ainslie began playing guitar and studying America’s roots music and history, working with senior old-time, blues, and gospel musicians. The duo seamlessly weaves together spirituals, songs of the Underground Railroad, Civil Rights anthems, work and slave songs, blues, and original material as they lay out a collaborative history that carries the audience from the depths of slavery to the heights of freedom. More Info ...

 

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