Zimbabwe Emergency Benefit Concert

by Committee to Support the Patriotic Front of Zimbabwe
New York, New York, United States
February 9, 1980
5 pages
Type: Program
Coverage in Africa: Zimbabwe
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Program of a benefit concert in the Cathedral of St. John the Divine to express solidarity of Americans and the Southern African Liberation movements with the Patriotic Front (ZAPU and ZANU) of Zimbabwe in the February elections. Speakers include Honorable Judge William Booth; Randall Robinson, Executive Director of TransAfrica; Dr. Angie Dickerson, Executive Member U.S. Peace Council and, Member World Peace Council; and Robert Van Lierop, Mozambique Film Project. Performers include Machito And His Orchestra, Beaver Harris/Don Pullen & 360 Musical Experience, Canaan Baptist Church of Christ Concert Choir, Rod Rogers Dance Company, Jimmy Owens from the New York Jazz Quartet, Abdullah Ibrahim (Dollar Brand) and Group, and Hugh Masekela. The document lists members of the Committee to Support the Patriotic Front of Zimbabwe.
Collection: Private collection of Michael Fleshman