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Reclaiming Folk – Celebrating People of Color in Folk Music

April 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

The Reclaiming Folk Event Series is a celebration of people of color in Folk Music. Folk Music is traditional music, folk music is storytelling, folk music is music of the people, folk music is a voice for what’s happening in the world today.

This 90 minute program includes a 60 minute performance by 3 Massachusetts based, folk artists of color singing songs in a round (event creator Naomi Westwater, Chris Walter, and Anju). Each musician will play original songs and one traditional folk song by a musician of color. Following the performance will be a 30 minute talk back and discussion where the musicians will talk about their songs and their experience as folk musicians and then the discussion will open up to a Q&A

Details

Date:
April 13
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/reclaiming-folk-celebrating-people-of-color-in-folk-music-tickets-863114377337

Organizer

Rocky Neck Art Colony
Phone
978-515-7004
Email
director@rockyneckartcolony.org
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Venue

The Cultural Center at Rocky Neck
6 Wonson Street
Gloucester, MA 01930 United States
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Phone
(978) 515-7004
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