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Bill Evans Presents The Banjo in America @TheCenter in Albany
Price $10 at the door
Age Suitability All Ages
Categories Bluegrass Acoustic

Bill Evans Presents The Banjo in America @TheCenter in Albany

Friday, Jul 25 6:30p to 8:00p

Experience the roots of jazz, folk and bluegrass on a dizzying array of five-string banjos in this special family friendly concert event with Bill Evans. Tracing the banjo from its West African roots to the New World, Bill performs musical examples from the 1700’s to the present day on a variety of vintage instruments, ranging from a West African ekonting to mid-19th century and early 20th century instruments to a modern bluegrass banjo. From an 18th century African dance tune to the music of the… Show more

Created by rocksandwater

Also, check out this video from Fretboard Journal for a great show preview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rhcBA0WRm88&list=PLAF50C137533332E

Location & Nearby Info
Albany Community Center
1249 Marin Ave.
Albany, CA 94706
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