JACKSON: Virtual Blues Program courtesy Central MS Blues Society

Frankie Finds the Blues Virtual Program

By: Jackson/Hinds Library System|Published on: Jan 29, 2021|Categories: Events for All Ages|

Date/Time  Date(s) – Friday, January 29, 2021 – Sunday, February 28, 2021  All Day

Location Bolden/Moore Library  Click here for video program

Categories Events for All Ages

On Friday, January 29th, the Bolden Moore Library will have a special virtual program dedicated to the book Frankie Finds the Blues by Joel Harper. This is a program produced in support from the Central Mississippi Blues Society.When Frankie’s grandmother invites him to a blues concert, he’s hesitant at first because he loves hip hop! But he can’t resist his beloved grandmother’s invitation. Little does he know, that night ignites his passion for learning to play the blues. Along the way, an afternoon in the park opens a door for Frankie that proves to be life-changing. He not only learns to play guitar, but he also discovers the roots of the blues and its profound influence on popular music.In the video, Abdul Rasheed, blues artist, Jackson resident and member of the Central Mississippi Blues Society, Inc., reads the book as illustrations from the pages, created by Gary Kelley, are shown.For more information, please contact the R.G. Bolden/Anna-Bell Moore Library at 601-922-6076

DISCLAIMER: The video is wholly produced by the Central Mississippi Blues Society, Inc. and is shared with permission of CMBS. JHLS claims no ownership of its content.

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