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Blues 101 with Fruteland Jackson

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Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
2019-02-20 19:00:00 2019-02-20 20:00:00 America/Chicago Blues 101 with Fruteland Jackson Award-winning storyteller Fruteland Jackson shares the history of blues music through narrative and musical performance to illustrate its deep roots in American and African-American culture. Tinley Park Public Library tplibrary@tplibrary.org
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Award-winning storyteller Fruteland Jackson shares the history of blues music through narrative and musical performance to illustrate its deep roots in American and African-American culture.

Fruteland Jackson is a three time Blues Music Award Nominee and a recipient of the Blues Foundation's "Keeping the Blues Alive" Award. Fruteland performs Americana, acoustic blues, folk traditional and singer-songwriter styles around the world. He is also the creator of the award-winning Blues in the Schools programs and a recipient of the Blues Foundation’s Keeping the Blues Alive Award. 

Room Name: 
1st floor – Meeting Room A&B
Event Type: 
Senior-friendly
Music
Genealogy & History
Entertainment & Culture
Ages: 
Teens
Adult
ADA Statement: 

The Tinley Park Public Library is subject to the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Individuals who require an accommodation for a disability for any library presentation should contact the library at 708.532.0160, x3 at least ten working days before an event.