Sat, Feb 18|
River Raisin Ragtime Review
$20 suggested donation. Highlights significant African American contributions to the origins of our nations popular music.www.ragtimeband.org
Time & Location
Feb 18, 7:00 PM
Ann Arbor, 929 Barton Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
About The Event
The program includes Tom Turpin’s “Harlem Rag” (1897), the first published African American-composed rag, as well as works by Scott Joplin, Ferdinand “Jelly Roll” Morton, Michigan-based composers Fred Stone and W. R. McKanlass, and others.
The performance is made possible in part by a grant from the Michigan Arts and Culture Council and the National Endowment for the Arts.
More information about this concert and R4 can be found at www.ragtimeband.org.