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April 8-10, 2022

Word of South 2022

Virtual Livestream Performances

We’re excited to share this year’s Word of South Festival virtual livestream of select performances, sponsored by AARP! With this new feature, you can experience the joy of Word of South no matter your physical location in relation to Tallahassee. Enjoy our talented artist performances from the comfort of your home, office, or wherever you feel like watching.

Nat & Cannonball Adderley Jazz Tribute | Sunday, April 10th at 12:15pm

This exciting tribute event to Nat Adderley, Sr. and Julian “Cannonball” Adderley features a number of performances from various artists, as well as a speaking panel about the life of the Adderleys. Nat & Cannonball were both Florida natives who moved to Tallahassee and become key players in the popularization of jazz everywhere. Word of South wanted to honor their great musical talent and impact in a special way.

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