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New York Festival of Song: W.C. Handy and The Birth of The Blues

Wednesday | November 14 2018 | 8 pm

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We delve into the world of W.C. Handy, often referred to as the “Father of the Blues,” and his vast influence as a prominent African-American composer and publisher in the early 20th century.


Lucia Bradford, mezzo-soprano
Joshua Blue, tenor
Shereen Pimentel, soprano
Justin Austin, baritone
Vince Giordano, trombone
Scott Robinson, saxophone
Joseph Li, piano
Steven Blier, piano

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