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Landmarks Live in Concert

Brad Paisley – Landmarks Live in Concert

New Arts Strand Landmarks Live In Concert Continues with Brad Paisley on Great Performances Friday, January 27 at 9PM on PBS Hosted By Chad Smith from The Red Hot Chili Peppers The best-selling country artist returns home to perform before a crowd of 35,000 at West Virginia University #BradPaisleyPBS Brad Paisley – Landmarks Live in […]

Landmarks Live in Concert

Alicia Keys – Landmarks Live in Concert

New Arts Strand Landmarks Live In Concert Debuts on Great Performances with Grammy Award-Winning Singer Alicia Keys Friday, January 20 at 9PM on PBS Hosted By Chad Smith from The Red Hot Chili Peppers #AliciaKeysPBS Landmarks Live in Concert premieres Friday, January 2o at 9PM with a native New Yorker from Hell’s Kitchen, Grammy Award-winning artist, […]

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Grades: 9-12 ERIC CLAPTON CROSSROADS GUITAR FESTIVAL CHICAGO brings together guitar legends from blues, country, rock, and pop music in the blues capital, Chicago, in a salute to this American musical tradition. Time Allotment: Approximately two 45-minute class periods Subject Matter: Music, History, and Language Arts LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Students will: 1. Brainstorm as a group […]

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RESPECT YOURSELF: THE STAX RECORDS STORY chronicles the birth of Stax Records, soul music, and the “Memphis sound.” During a time when the United States was segregated and the struggle to end racial discrimination and extend civil rights to African Americans was raging, Stax was racially integrated and eventually became one of the most successful […]