An Evening in Conversation with Musician and Entrepreneur Marcus Johnson | News Release | City of Alexandria


The Alexandria Black History Museum invites you to Spend an Evening in Conversation with Musician and Entrepreneur Marcus Johnson March 7, 2017 from 7 – 8:30 p.m.

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The conversation with Marcus Johnson will include a reading of passages from his new book For the Love Of… It will be published nationally in March 2017 with a foreword by Sheila Johnson, CEO and Founder of Salamander Resorts.  This event is suitable for all ages and is free.

Marcus Johnson is an independent Billboard-ranked musician and NAACP Image Award-nominated jazz pianist, entrepreneur, and self-empowerment advocate from Washington, DC. As a Georgetown University JD/MBA, Marcus has created a formula for success in the music, wine and lifestyle industries.

The reading will highlight such topics as entrepreneurship, purpose, fatherhood, forgiveness, and intention from the perspective of an African-American male. There will be a Q&A and book signing to follow.

The Alexandria Black History Museum is located at 902 Wythe Street, Alexandria, Virginia  22314 and it is five blocks from the Braddock Road Metro Station on the Yellow and Blue Lines. Street parking is available. For more information, please call 703.746.4356.


The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended. To request a reasonable accommodation, e-mail black.history@alexandriava.gov, or call 703.746.4356,Virginia Relay 711.

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