Chicago’s Blues, Jazz, and Folk Scene of the 1960s as Photographed by Raeburn Flerlage
Tuesday, July 24
Delve into the vast history of blues, jazz, and, folk music in Chicago as seen in the photographs of Raeburn Flerlage. Take in a display of original prints and posters from the Museum’s collection featuring music legends—such as John Coltrane, Elizabeth Cotton, Muddy Waters, and Dizzy Gillespie—and discover the stories behind them in an engaging lecture presented by Lenny Marsh. Mr. Marsh is an educator, workshop facilitator and musician, who has worked extensively with the Old Town School of Folk Music and Chicago Public Schools.
Light snacks and cash bar available starting at 6:00pm.
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