The 2022 Living Legacy Jazz Award Presented by PECO

On Friday, October 28, 2022, Mid Atlantic Arts celebrated percussionist and educator Roger Humphries at the 2022 Living Legacy Jazz Award Presented by PECO.

Mr. Humphries was recognized at a gala reception in his honor in the Hamilton Garden at the Kimmel Cultural Campus. Following the Award ceremony, guests attended the Jazzmeia Horn concert in Verizon Hall with a special appearance by Mr. Humphries.

View the 2022 Living Legacy Jazz Awardee video celebrating Mr. Humphries here. (Credit East Hill Media)

View the event program as an accessible PDF here.

2022 Living Legacy Jazz Award Presented by PECO Host Committee

  • Romona Riscoe Benson, Director, PECO Corporate and Community Relations, Philadelphia, PA
  • Rev. Bill Golderer, President and CEO, United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey, Philadelphia, PA
  • Juanita Hardy, Founder and Managing Principal, Tiger Management Consulting Group LLC, Silver Spring, MD
  • Nicholas B. Hawkins, Baltimore, MD
  • E. Scott Johnson, Senior Counsel, Baker Donelson, Baltimore, MD
  • William Johnson, General Manager, WRTI, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Sharmain Matlock-Turner, CEO, Urban Affairs Coalition, Philadelphia, PA
  • Hal Real, Founder & President, World Cafe Live; Co-Founder & President, National Independent Venue Foundation, Philadelphia, PA
  • Megan R. Smith, Director, Brownstone, Philadelphia, PA
  • John and Pat Strickland, Maynard C. Smith Construction Company, Inc., Charleston, WV
  • Matías Tarnopolsky, President & CEO, The Philadelphia Orchestra and Kimmel Center, Inc., Philadelphia, PA
  • Gerald Veasley, President, Jazz Philadelphia. Philadelphia, PA
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