On July 27th, 2013, hundred’s of people gathered at the National Black Theater in Harlem
to celebrate 10 years of Alixa’s and Naima’s creative collaboration as Climbing PoeTree. Watch the finale performance of that epic night, Alixa and Naima rocking out with a strapping 7-woman band doing re-mixes of their classics and never heard before work!
This illustrious ensemble features Mazz Swift on violin, Alex Nolan on guitar, Kala on percussion, Terressa Tate on bass, Beatrice Anderson, Jasmine Burems, and Arooj Aftab laying down the vocals. Special guests Taina Asili, Gaetano Vaccaro, and Tonya Abernathy for “She Lives.”