Music of the "Good Old Colony Days" - ASRP 2018

Event Type: Adult
Date: 7/7/2018
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 2:00 PM
 Join balladeer, Linda Russell, as she brings the 18th century vividly to life through music. Broadsides, ballads, love songs, and humorous ditties are accompanied by guitar, penny whistle and hammered and mountain dulcimers as she tells the stories of everyday life in early America.

Included are such songs as Johnnie's Gone for a Soldier, Soldier, Soldier Will You Marry Me, and George Washington's favorite dance tune!

With featured performances that include A Prairie Home Companion, Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall, Symphony Space and the National Archives, Linda is a recognized expert in historical interpretation.

Location: Community Room
Other Information:
 This event is free and no registration is required. This is a "Libraries Rock!" 2018 Adult Summer Reading Program event.

To learn more about Ms. Russell, you can go to her website at: