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Click here for audio samples and ordering information for (The Amplified) Louisiana Dawn:  Poems of a Grafted Life (Spoken Word/Music CD Audio Book by Lisa Pertillar Brevard)
Louisiana Dawn:  Poems of a Grafted Life (Poetry by Lisa Pertillar Brevard, featuring "blues haiku" style, available in paperback)
Madame E. Azalia Hackley's The Colored Girl Beautiful (1916), Edited by Lisa Pertillar Brevard
MUSIC
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Louisiana Dawn:  Poems of a Grafted Life

explores natural themes...uniquely examining the miniscule in a city known the world over for its grandeur;
honoring bits and pieces that flavor New Orleans;
and recognizing jazz and blues themes found and expressed in the larger world of everyday
life, love and loss.

Paperback.  70 pages.  ISBN 0-9749499-0-6
(The Amplified) Louisiana Dawn: 
Poems of a Grafted Life

explores natural themes...uniquely examining the miniscule in a city known the world over for its grandeur; honoring bits and pieces that flavor New Orleans; and recognizing jazz and blues themes found and expressed in the larger world of everyday life, love and loss.  Includes selected poems from the softcover book, listed above, as well as original music, all written and performed by the author.

CD Audio Book.  Total Running Time:  34:31
ISBN 0-9749499-2-2
Madame E. Azalia Hackley's 
The Colored Girl Beautiful (1916)
...Collects two of the most important published works by
Madame E. Azalia Hackley (1867-1922), African-American
classical singer and social activist: the pionering social etiquette book, The Colored Girl Beautiful (1916); and
"Lesson IV in Voice Culture (1913-1914)," a rare set of voice
and elocution lessons designed for general use.

Paperback.  139 pages.   ISBN 0-9749499-1-4
"Orishas (Ancestral Spirits)" Reaches #3 in Mexico (iTunes Mexico Spoken Word Charts)
"It Is Well With My Soul" Reaches # 99 in Denmark (iTunes Denmark Christian & Gospel Charts)
DRAMA


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(The Amplified) Louisiana Dawn: Poems of a Grafted Life, by Lisa Pertillar Brevard
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Madame E. Azalia Hackley's The Colored Girl Beautiful (1916), Edited by Lisa Pertillar Brevard
Sheet Music
Fly to "I'll Fly Away" -- the new all-music CD by Lisa Pertillar Brevard
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Listen to Lisa...
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Beautiful Remains: Words and Pictures
Rescued from Hurricane Katrina


Recaptures poetry and images nearly drowned, but not forgotten.  These poems and photographs, many previously unpublished, pay homage to the human spirit and the power of memory.  With this collection, author Lisa Pertillar Brevard and photographer Frank Brevard illustrate the importance of reaching back, in order to move forward. 

Paperback.  59  pages.  ISBN 0-9749499-5-7
Beautiful Remains:  Words and Pictures Rescued from Hurricane Katrina
Beautiful Remains:  Words and Pictures Rescued from Hurricane Katrina
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