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Deep Roots, Many Branches: The Blues in Northeast Florida

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Mitch Hemann, musician, singer-songwriter and JHS Archivist will unleash his vocal cords and creativity to pay tribute to the legacy of 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.

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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