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"Black lives gave me a career": Master Class with Robert Shahid celebrates Bob James

Photo credit: Facebook.com/BobJamesJazz

BALTIMORE, MD (WEAA) — Master Class host Robert Shahid honors musician Bob James while exploring the impact Black music has on American culture. 

"Black lives matter to me. Black Lives matter a lot to me. My name is Bob James, I'm a white jazz pianist and composer and Black lives shaped my life. Black lives gave me a career. Black lives created the music that captured my heart..." Bob James shared in a nearly 8 minute long Youtube video. 


Click below to hear the audio from Master Class with Robert Shahid

Master Class celebrates Bob James: Part 2
Master Class celebrates Bob James: Part 3

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