Multilingual Musician Phyllis Chapell to Host Open Air Open Mic in July

Guitarist-vocalist Phyllis Chapell, a local recording artist with a worldwide following and a cosmopolitan approach, will host Hansberry Garden’s Open Air Open Mic event on Monday, July 17, at 6:30 p.m. Chapell will perform a short set before welcoming other artists to the stage as the host of an open mic.

June’s Open Air Open Mic to be Rescheduled

Danie Ocean, who has shared her “Nu-Soul” sound with audiences at top Philly venues as well as crowds in Atlanta, New York City, New Orleans, Austin, and Montreal, will host Hansberry Garden & Nature Center’s Open Air Open Mic event on Monday, June 17, at 6:30 p.m. (musicians who wish to participate in the open […]

Open Air Open Mic | Photo: Joy Ike

Tiny Desk Favorite Joy Ike to Inaugurate Open Air Open Mic Series

Polished and precise, yet buoyed with an airy grace, Joy Ike paints with a broad palette that defies easy categorization. Born to Nigerian immigrants, the singer/songwriter has drawn comparisons to musicians such as Nina Simone, Laura Nyro, and Regina Spektor for her music, voice, and writing. But her percussive piano-playing and soaring vocals give homage […]