Past Event

Once I Had an Old Banjo

A Road Scholar Program by Mark Dvorak

Join Mark Dvorak for a program packed with stories about the origin and evolution of this uniquely American instrument. Hear samples from the historic minstrel show era, songs and stories from old time mountain traditions, as well as samples from masters of the banjo, from Pete Seeger to Earl Scruggs.

This event is Free and Open to the public. For more information, please contact Mabel Heyes, Program Coordinator, 618.985.3741.