This Is the Sound of Reconciliation

When Richmond, Virginia native David Bailey was eight years old, he watched enrapt as his uncle played the flute in a jazz ensemble. “That, I decided, was what I wanted to do,” Bailey said in a recent interview. By 11 he was playing piano for the worship services at Victory Christian Fellowship, an African-American Pentecostal church adjacent to the eastern seaboard’s largest public housi

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