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Deep Roots, Many Branches: The Blues in Northeast Florida

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We invite you to join us as Mitch Hemann, musician, singer-songwriter and JHS Archivist presents the origins and evolution of the Blues in Northeast Florida. From field hollers to the birth of Southern Rock, Jacksonville has played an important role in the formation of Blues music. Mitch Hemann will be your guide on a musical journey that twists and turns its way through more than 100 years of music history, tracing the origins and the evolution of this truly American art form. This unique presentation will feature a combination of speaking and live musical performance. Join us for this treat as Mitch unleashes his vocal chords and creativity to pay tribute to the legacy of blues in our region.

Reservations: JHS members receive free Admissions. A donation of $10 is suggested for non-members. Become a JHS member here.

When: Thursday, June 27, 2019 6:30pm

Where: Old St. Andrews Church, 317 A. Philip Randolph Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32202. Free parking is available in the parking lots behind the church. A JSO Officer will be on duty.

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