Grammy-nominated trumpeter, singer, composer, and bandleader Theo Croker ’07 returns to his alma mater for a performance that blends post-bop, funk, and electronic music. As showcased in his new album BLK2LIFE || A FUTURE PAST, Croker explores the forgotten hero’s journey towards self-actualization within the universal origins of Blackness.
The band performing includes fellow Oberlin alumni pianists Michael King '21 and drummer Shekoaga Ode (Class of 2017).
Theo Croker ’07, trumpet
Michael King ’21, piano/keyboard
Shekwoaga Ode (Class of 2017), drums
Eric Wheeler, bass
Admission is FREE.
--------- Oberlin recommends attendance for vaccinated people. Everyone is required to wear a mask indoors at all times. Anyone with symptoms should refrain from attending campus events. Oberlin policies are subject to change based on evolving public health recommendations.