Tag: folk

2017-18 Season Chamber Music Music
Pre-Concert Reflection: wild Up’s FUTURE FOLK
Monday, January 8, 2018
By Daniel Guberman, Ph.D. | Purdue University Instructional Developer | Center for Instructional Excellence What is folk... [Read More]
2017-18 Season Music
What’s your FUTURE FOLK name?
Friday, January 5, 2018
wild Up is the go anywhere, play anything music collective led by Artistic Director/Conductor Christopher Rountree. With FUTURE... [Read More]
2017-18 Season Music
The Steel Wheels to Perform at Carnahan Hall on Dec. 7
Monday, November 20, 2017
Sometimes referred to as a “museum of the managed American countryside,” Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains represent... [Read More]
2016-17 Season Music
Folk music sheds light on Great Depression in Kannapolis
Friday, November 4, 2016
Laid low by the Great Depression, portrait photographer H. Lee Waters invested in a movie camera. From 1936 to 1942, he filmed... [Read More]
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Here are 4 quick facts to get you ready for Spring 2016's Artist-In-Residence, Meklit! She grew up all over the place Meklit... [Read More]
2015-16 Season Music Special Projects
TED Global Fellow Meklit to perform at Purdue
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Ethiopian-American singer and cultural activist Meklit Hadero will bring her blend of folk, jazz, and global roots to the... [Read More]
2014-15 Season
Theme Gift Idea #6: April Brings The Avett Brothers
Sunday, December 7, 2014
Stuck for a gift? Look no further than The Avett Brothers themed idea this holiday season. Grab a copy of their latest... [Read More]
2014-15 Season
Q&A with Béla Fleck
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Béla Fleck has been nominated in more different Grammy® categories than anyone in the awards’ history—country, pop,... [Read More]