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Active Minds presents: Origins of the Blues

January 4

Join Active Minds as we look at the early days of the blues, from its roots in African American oral tradition to its rise as a mainstream American musical style. Go to www.activeminds for links to all our virtual programs.
2:00-4:00 pm Free

Join Active Minds as we look at the early days of the blues, from its roots in African American oral tradition to its rise as a mainstream American musical style.  We’ll explore the role of classic blues and prominent blues musicians in the early 20th century, examine the musical characteristics that make it different, and discuss how the blues has influenced other popular music genres.
Go to www.activeminds for links to all our virtual programs.
Time: 2:00-4:00 pm Mountain Time
Cost: Free

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January 4
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http://www.activeminds.com
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Join Active Minds as we look at the early days of the blues, from its roots in African American oral tradition to its rise as a mainstream American musical style. Go to www.activeminds for links to all our virtual programs. 2:00-4:00 pm Free