Thursday, Jul 12, 5:30-7 PM

New Orleans Brass Band Traditions

Algiers Regional Library
Getting there
3014 Holiday Drive, New Orleans, LA

Eric Seiferth of the Historic New Orleans Collection will look at the evolution of New Orleans's unique brass band tradition by examining its 19th century antecedents, cultural significance, and changing practices up to the present day. This talk will also include images and musical examples. ( More )