Michael Mwenso2

Michael Mwenso2

A man wearing a suit stands inside a wooden booth.

“This is music we’ve been performing for a while,” said Michael Mwenso, on how his band The Shakes became the face of the Oct. 22 event “Harlem 100: Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance.”

IMAGE: © 2019 Elizabeth Leitzell