Headliner: Akia Uwanda, Soul Vocalist
Trinity Episcopal Church is celebrating their Bicentennial this year and has graciously offered their parish hall for a performance by vocalist, Akia Uwanda McDaniel. Akia is a Jacksonville native and is classically and experientially trained. She is a multi-talented entertainer whose fans relate to her as the “girl next door”. Ms. Uwanda has infectiously captured the hearts and minds of many with her warmth and beautiful vocal stylings.
Ms. Uwanda has opened for Earth, Wind and Fire and Avery Sunshine and shared the stage with jazz greats, Gregory Porter and Kamasi Washington. She has performed at venues such as the Four Seasons Hotel in Houston; Carnegie Hall; in Italy and in South Korea. Akia captivates her audience with her beauty, virtuosity and extraordinary musical ability.