Symposium: "Can't Be Faded: Writing New Orleans Brass Band History w/ The Stooges Brass Band" (Tues May 3 8pm EST)
Event Start: Tue, 05/03/2022 - 8:00pm
Location: Online via ZOOM, please REGISTER in advance with link below
The Center for Ethnomusicology is pleased to sponsor an online event to celebrate the publication of Can’t Be Faded: Twenty Years in the New Orleans Brass Band Game, co-authored by the Stooges Brass Band and Columbia Ethnomusicology PhD student Kyle DeCoste. The evening features conversations with past and present members of the Stooges Brass Band—including Walter Ramsey, Alfred Growe III, Virgil Tiller, Andrew Baham, Ellis Joseph, John Cannon IV, and Mike Jones. Join us as we discuss the past quarter-century of New Orleans’s second line community, the writing of their book, and future directions for brass band music.
Free and open to the general public. Please REGISTER IN ADVANCE at the following link: http://bit.ly/3Apbsw3