Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Online Family Program: Recycled Bluegrass Banjos | Kids Out and About Buffalo

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Online Family Program: Recycled Bluegrass Banjos


*The event has already taken place on this date: Sat, 11/28/2020
Join Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum educators virtually for family fun with art, music, storytelling and history programs at 10:30 a.m. Central on Saturday mornings. Free with registration required by 9:00 a.m. on the day of the program.

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Descending from West Africa and the Middle East, the banjo is an unmistakable part of country music’s sound. Participants will take a closer look at the banjo’s history, hear a banjo demonstration and learn about influential banjo player Earl Scruggs. Then, create their own miniature jar lid banjo craft inspired by Scruggs’s Gibson RB-Granada Mastertone banjo in the museum’s Precious Jewel exhibit. A member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, Scruggs’s invented a banjo picking style that became an essential building block of bluegrass.

 

Recommended for ages five and up, but all are welcome. Guardian is required to be present for children under thirteen. Takes place via Zoom. Space is limited. Registration required and closes at 9:00 a.m. the morning of the program. Free.


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Location:

ONLINE ONLY
Contact name: 
Family Programs
The event has already taken place on this date: 
11/28/2020
Time: 
10:30-11:15 a.m.
Price: 
FREE

Ages

4-5 years 6-8 years 9-12 years