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History of Music: 1950s R&B

Music historian and educator John Clark will take us on an evolutionary journey of the rhythm and blues. This lecture will feature influential jump blues, urban blues, doo-wop and gospel-based African-American artists who took their unique sounds mainstream to give the world some of the biggest pop chart hits of the 1950s.

Date and Time: 
Monday, June 17, 2019 - 2:00pm