Antonia Brown and the Pilgrimage of African American Music History Project [Part 1]
[For all ages] The Pilgrimage of African American Music History Project is a celebration of the contributions of the African slave on American Pop Music from the 17th century through present day.This two-part series will cover the history and purposes of African music prior to the slave trade, focusing on sub-Saharan African folk and dance music. This is an interactive workshop with live performances by local artists. We will discuss elements of tribal African music including syncopation, ring shout and call and response. Registration is required: please register online, in person at any branch or by calling (518) 472-0485. Light refreshments will be served.
- Dates & Times:
- 6:00pm - 7:30pm, Wednesday, February 13, 2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm, Wednesday, February 27, 2019
- Howe - Large Meeting Room