Habitat Benefit Concert: Eddie Mony with Special Guest Sylvia McNair

04/15/2018 @ 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Buskirk-Chumley Theater
114 E Kirkwood Ave
Bloomington, IN 47408
Allison Hess

This musical event will raise funds to support affordable housing and home ownership in the Bloomington community. Eddie Baraka Mony, “The Kenyan Crooner,” is a tenor studying under Andreas Poulimenos at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. He has performed as a soloist for the Kenyatta University Choir, the Nairobi Music Society, and the Kenya Conservatoire of Music. Eddie’s international presence is flourishing with recent appearances in the United Kingdom, Finland, and Canada.

Two-time Grammy-award winner and Regional Emmy-award winner Sylvia McNair has been singing on the world’s biggest and best stages for 35 years. She has over 70 recordings to her credit, ranging from Mozart arias to Brazilian jazz. Sylvia will join Eddie for a selection of songs during the show.

Accompaniment during the concert will be provided by the talented Joni Chan.

Special thanks to our event sponsors, most especially premier event sponsors Fred and Beth Cate.