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Deep Roots, Many Branches: The Blues in Northeast Florida

When:
June 27, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
2019-06-27T18:30:00-04:00
2019-06-27T20:00:00-04:00
Where:
Old St. Andrews Church
317 A. Philip Randolph Blvd.
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Jacksonville Historical Society
904-665-0064

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DEEP ROOTS, MANY BRANCHES: THE ROOTS OF BLUES IN NORTHEAST FLORIDA

THURSDAY, JUNE 27, 2019  6:30pm    Old St. Andrews Church

Join us as Mitch Hemann, musician, singer-songwriter and JHS Archivist unleashes his vocal chords 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 a pivotal 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.

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