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“Why Do We Sing - The Evolution of African-American Music”

The Jester Hairston Music Association (JHMA) chorus, along with youth from the community, share reasons and circumstances of African-American traditional songs at the West Las Vegas Library Theatre. The historical music genres of jazz, spirituals and gospel will be explored and performed. Admission is free, but tickets are required and may be picked up in advance at the West Las Vegas Arts Center located at 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd.

When: Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013
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Where: The West Las Vegas Library, 951 W Lake Mead Blvd, Las Vegas

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Categories: Concert, Summerlin

Event posted Feb. 20, 2013
Last updated Feb. 20, 2013

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