Br. John chats with a couple of enthusiastic patrons after his historical, music enrichment program, "HEY MINNIE THE MOOCHER; A Tribute To The Cotton Club Swing Jazz Legends". This was part of 3 day tour of the Onslow County Public Library System, Onslow County, North Carolina.
Br. John portrays Lt. Patrick H. Minor-one of the 1st African American, U.S. Army officers to command in a Civil War battle as well as commanding officer participating in the "Battle Of WESTPORT. CLICK for article:http://cwrtkc.org/civil_war_lecture_series
See "ARTILLERY OF FREEDOM; The Story of Lt. Patrick H. Minor
featuring Br. John as Lt. Patrick H. Minor (one of the 1st, African American, Civil War officers).
A FEW FAN COMMENTS "His Black West show was both enjoyable and informative. Doesn't get any better than this." -Natalie B.
"You're singing made things around here feel so uplifting. When are you coming back!" -Barbara (Senior Assistant Living Resident
"You are (Br. John) a first class act!" -Bob (Senior Assistant Living Resident)
"Had my head down. But had to look up to see if that was Elvis (Presley) real singing on a record. You sound like the real deal!" -Richard (Senior Assistant Living Resident)
"Sam Cooke would be very proud of you."
"Thanks for keeping the great history alive." -H.C. "It's great to see you in action, spinning your storytelling magic." -Judith C.
"The history he (Br. John) brings, Love this!" -Tpg Lewis