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Dom Flemons, The American Songster

Dom Flemons, The American Songster

Friday, November 17, 7:30PM

Dom Flemons, The American Songster

Tickets :
$27 Adult
$15 Student
$22 Member

Event Description

Dom Flemons is a Grammy Award winning musician, singer-songwriter, and slam poet. Carrying on the songster tradition, Flemons strives to mix traditional music forms with a contemporary approach, to create new sounds that will appeal to wider audiences. In his recent solo album Prospect Hill (2014), Flemons drew from a wide range of styles, including ragtime, Piedmont blues, spirituals, southern traditional music, string band music, fife and drum music, and  jug-band music. In February 2016, Dom performed at Carnegie Hall for a Tribute to Lead Belly. In September 2016, Dom performed at the opening ceremonies for the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC.