Next week kicks off the 2021 annual BRIC JazzFest. The 3-day festival begins Thursday, April 8th and will run through Saturday, April 11th at 7 P.M EST. at BRICartsmedia.org/JazzFest. To celebrate the blueprint of music, the virtual festival will include performances from trumpeter and activist Keyon Harrold, Phony Ppl, Nikara presents Black Wall Street, and many more. In addition to a heavy roster of fresh and talented artists, multi-Grammy and Emmy Award-winning artist, Robert Glasper, and multi-Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, rapper, and bassist Meshell Ndegeocello join the lineup alongside Roy Ayers. In honor of this festival, Glasper and Ndegeocello caught up with EARMILK to talk about the event and the beauty of jazz.