Mussels, Moonshine and Music: Mississippi Valley Migrant Life in the Early 20th Century
Date: Mon. June 20, 2011
Time: 6:30 pm
7454 W. Balmoral Avenue
Program: Adult Summer Learning Challenge
About this event:
Long ago, Illinois and Missouri were known as “Upper Louisiana”. DennisStroughmatt shares the music of southern Illinois’ French Creole speakers, playing the fiddle and singing traditional songs known to the region for over three hundred years.