Blues 101– A History of the Blues with Dan Stevens
January 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Blues 101 is an entertaining and educational program encompassing the history of blues music in America, from its origins in the African American tradition of the deep south to the present. Musician Dan Stevens presents a multi-media presentation of classic blues pieces played on authentic vintage instruments interspersed with historical images, video and educational material. Attendees will come away from the program with an understanding of the evolution of the music, awareness of the differences in varied styles, exposure to influential artists and fuller appreciation of African American culture related to the genesis of this important and uniquely American genre.
For all ages: to register, come into the library, call (860) 886-1010, or email us at email@example.com.