ONLINE! Live From The Living Room
Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 7:30pm
Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 7:30pm
Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 7:30pm
Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 7:30pm
Wednesday, April 22, 2020, 7:30pm
Wednesday, April 29, 2020, 7:30pm
Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 7:30pm
Wednesday, May 13, 2020, 7:30pm
Live From the Living Room
Live Streams Featuring Strathmore Artists in Residence
Every Wednesday night at 7:30pm
On Facebook Live
Join us every Wednesday evening at 7:30pm on Strathmore's Facebook Page for a special series of live streamed concerts in multiple genres— straight from the living rooms of DC’s best musicians. Each concert will be bite-sized (about 20 minutes ) and feature one of Strathmore’s Artists in Residence. Join us after dinner with a glass of wine or gather the kids before bedtime for music and a little community connection.
Visit our Facebook Page at the concert time to view the livestream (the video will say "live").
Jake Blount, folk musician
Wednesday, April 8, 7:30pm
Jake Blount is a fiddler, banjoist, singer, and scholar whose performances, compositions and research venerate and reflect the traditional music of Black and Indigenous communities in the southeastern US.
Niccolo Seligmann, early folk instrumentalist
Wednesday, April 15, 7:30pm
Niccolo Seligmann is fascinated by obscure folk instruments and early music. He plays over 20 acoustic instruments including viola da gamba and medieval fiddle, uniting historical and experimental music to create a unique listening experience
Christylez Bacon, hip-hop
Wednesday, April 22, 7:30pm
Christylez Bacon (pronounced chris-styles) is a GRAMMY-nominated Progressive Hip-Hop artist and multi-instrumentalist from Southeast, Washington, DC. As a performer, Christylez multi-tasks between various instruments such as the West African djembe drum, acoustic guitar, and the human beat-box (oral percussion), all while contributing the oral tradition of storytelling through his lyrics.
Bumper Jackson Duo
Wednesday, April 29, 7:30pm
Jess Eliot Myhre and Chris Ousley are the wranglers of the Bumper Jacksons, an American roots project pushing the sonic boundaries of country two steps and traditional jazz. Like an old time square dance in the middle of New Orleans, they pull together a vast array of early American traditions into an uplifting sound that strikes you right in the heart and gets your feet jumping.
Wednesday, May 6, 7:30pm
After beginning her musical education at age 8, Josanne Francis found her voice in the steelpan. Francis was a natural pannist (steelpan musician), and her hard work and musical ability landed her a scholarship to the University of Southern Mississippi where she studied percussion and music education. Francis currently serves as the artistic director of the Cultural Academy for Excellence, where she uses the steelpan to bring music education to after-school and weekend programs.
Mark G. Meadows
Wednesday, May 13, 7:30pm
Pianist and vocalist Meadows has something for everyone in his music which combines pop, gospel, R&B, hip-hop, and funk.
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