The Brooklyn Music School is proud to present Songs of Spirit and Unity: A Martin Luther King Jr. tribute concert featuring guest vocalist Ms. Karen Bernod.
Song was among the most important unifying and rallying factors in Dr. King’s movement of peace and equality, a movement that has provided many Brooklyn Music School students and faculty with the opportunity to pursue music and other skills at all levels.
About Ms. Karen Bernod
Ms. Karen Bernod is an R&B, soul, neo soul, and jazz singer from Brooklyn. Ms. Bernod began her career by singing background vocals for House artists. This eventually lead to the opportunity for her to work on projects with Mr. Paul Simon, RuPaul, Ms. Whitney Houston, Mr. Luther Vandross, Ms. Stephanie Mills, and many other artists. Ms. Bernod then traveled abroad to record and tour with Ms. Erykah Badu and D’Angelo, and Incognito, and she has worked extensively with Ms. Chaka Khan, Ms. Mary J. Blige, and Ms. Martha Redbone. In addition to all of her collaborative endeavors, Ms. Bernod has released three records as a soloist and remains an important figure in the community through her activist and volunteer work.