Fruteland is Coming to Greensboro, NC, For a Teachers’ Workshop, 3 Blues in the Schools, a Blues in the Centers and a Public Performance! April 19, 2010Posted by David W. King in Uncategorized.
Tags: Fruteland Jackson, Piedmont Blues Preservation Society
This WEEK Fruteland Jackson will be coming to Greensboro for a Teachers’ Workshop, 3 Blues in the Schools, a Blues in the Centers and a public performance. Why Fruteland Jackson? How about his Blues Foundation nominations/Award alone?
Winner – 1997 The Blues Foundation
Keeping The Blues Alive Award – Education
2008 Blues Music Awards Nominations:
Acoustic Album of the Year – Tell Me What You Say
Acoustic Artist of the Yea
25th W.C. Handy Blues Awards Nomination:
Acoustic Blues Album of the Year – Blues 2.0
To read Fruteland’s Biography on PiedmontBlues.org
The PBPS is fortunate to be able to present such a phenomenal Blues musician and educator thanks to our Community Partner grant from the Greensboro United Arts Council.
YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS SHOW!!
Fruteland Jackson’s Greensboro Blues in the Schools Visit – Day 1
Blues in the Schools– 12:16 and 1:48, Northern Guilford High School, 7101 Spencer Dixon Road, Greensboro, NC 27455
Teacher Workshop– 4:30PM, Greensboro Arts Center, 200 N.Davie Street, Greensboro 27401
OPEN TO ALL GCS AND OTHER AREA MUSIC & ARTS TEACHERS.
Fruteland Jackson’s Greensboro Blues in the Schools Visit – DAY 2 (Early Release School Day)
Blues in the Schools – 11:00-11:40, Penn-Griffin Middle School, 825 E. Washington Drive, High Point, NC 27260
Blues in the Centers– 2:30, Lindley Recreation Center, 2907 Springwood Drive,
Greensboro, NC 27403 – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Fruteland Jackson’s Greensboro Blues in the Schools Visit – Day 3 (Final Day)
Blues in the Schools– 8:30-9:15 Elem. & M.S., 9:30-10:15 H.S., Newcomers’ School, 411 Friendway Road, Greensboro 27410
PUBLIC PERFORMANCE– 8PM, Rehearsal Hall, Greensboro Arts Center, 200 N. Davie Street, Greensboro 27401
TICKETS – $10 / $5 FOR PBPS MEMBERS
This may well be the best bargain you have ever received for a Blues show!
For full event details check www.PiedmontBlues.org