Voices of Liberation: Ulysses Owens Jr. Explores the Music and Vision of Three Iconic Singers

Songs of Freedom features moving and vibrant interpretations of classic material associated with Nina Simone, Abbey Lincoln and Joni Mitchell. But drummer Ulysses Owens Jr., who conceived the project and anchors the highly talented group of musicians who bring it to life, stresses that it’s no mere nostalgia trip. “I didn’t realize how relevant it…
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