STORIES TO INSPIRE
TAHIRA is a full-time performing artist. For over two decades, TAHIRA inspiring performances are sought after around the country by schools, libraries, community services organizations and governmental agencies.
A storyteller, musician and vocalist, TAHIRA performs original works, as well as works from the African and African American folklore tradition. She credits her mother for giving her the courage and support to pursue her dreams and her father for instilling her love for her culture. Her multiple talents enables TAHIRA to deliver a unique program that includes a heapin' of the spoken word, a fistful of soul-stirring vocals, flavored with rhythmic guitar and pulsating drumming for good measure. And there you have it...
A Big Old Pot Of Talent
Her objective in sharing her gifts is not merely to entertain, but to educate and inspire. TAHIRA affirms that the storyteller is the caretaker of culture, hoarder of history and transmitter of tradition.