A Film History of Our Popular Music
from Blues to Bluegrass to Broadway

August 31 – October 10, 2013  |  North Regional Library
  
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Kick Off Celebration: Saturday, August 31, at 2 p.m. with NC Symphony Instrument Zoo
 
​Video and Discussion Series

Blues & Gospel
Film and Discussion
Thursday, September 5, 7 p.m.

Broadway & Tin Pan Alley
Film and Discussion
Thursday, September 12, 7 p.m.

Swing Jazz
Film and Discussion
Thursday, September 19, 7 p.m.

Country & Bluegrass
Film and Discussion
Thursday, September 26, 7 p.m.

Rock
Film and Discussion
Thursday, October 3, 7 p.m.

Latin Rhythms from Mambo to Hip Hop
Film and Discussion
Thursday, October 10, 7 p.m.
Musical Performances

Blues & Gospel
Sunday, September 1, 2 p.m.
W.H. Amos Praise & Worship Mass Choir

Broadway & Tin Pan Alley
Sunday, September 8, 2 p.m.
The Broadway Dames

Swing Jazz
Sunday, September 15, 2 p.m.
Route 55 Orchestra

Country & Bluegrass
Sunday, September 22, 2 p.m.
Tommy Goldsmith

Rock
Sunday, September 29, 2 p.m.
The Stray Dogs Rock It in the Library

Latin Dance Lesson
Sunday, October 6, at 2 p.m.
Stage Door Dance Production
 
 
For detailed descriptions or to register for a program, visit our events page.
 
To read essays about the music in preparation for each session, please visit
americasmusic.tribecafilminstitute.org
 

   
Dr. Jonathan C KramerDr. Jonathan C. Kramer

Leading each Thursday night discussion is Dr. Jonathan C. Kramer, Teaching Professor of Music and Arts Studies at North Carolina State University, and Adjunct Professor of Ethnomusicology at Duke University. As a cellist, he has performed as principal of the Tucson Symphony and as a member of the San Francisco Opera and Ballet Orchestras and the North Carolina Symphony.

 

 

 

 

 

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