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The Banjo: Southern Roots - American Branches

Southern Folklife Collection Presents “The Banjo: Southern Roots, American Branches”

Banjo of Philip Gura CollectionChapel Hill, NC -- The Southern Folklife Collection at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Library presents The Banjo: Southern Roots, American Branches on Saturday, August 25, 2012. The symposium begins at 10:00 AM with lectures and panel discussions throughout the day in the Pleasants Family Assembly Room at the Wilson Special Collections Library on the university campus. A concert showcasing the instrument commences at 7:30 PM at Memorial Hall featuring Tony Trischka, Riley Baugus with Kirk Sutphin and Dom Flemons of the Carolina Chocolate Drops. All events are free and open to the public.

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