Music

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Ronald D. Cohen, Down Hill Strugglers, and Depression Folk Music at Wilson Library March 9

Explore the complex cultural history of American folk music with a free lecture and concert. Continue reading

Southern Folklife Collection Partners with Yep Roc Records to Release Rare Music Recordings from Its Vast Archives

Titles from Dolly Parton, Doc Watson and a Cajun compilation to launch partnership Continue reading

Warm Your Heart with Winter Stories December 8

A Carolina tradition returns. For children of all ages. Continue reading

Carolina Bluegrass Summit, Nov. 11-12

Event to feature workshops, lectures, panels, and a concert by the Grammy Award-winning Steep Canyon Rangers. Continue reading

Appointments: Music Cataloging Librarian; Assistant University Archivist for Records Management and Electronic Records; Head of the Joseph C. Sloane Art Library

The Library welcomes Monica Figueroa, Jessica Venlet, and Alice Whiteside. Continue reading

Gospel Singer Mary Williams to Offer “Aural History Tour” July 17

Free program allows participants to learn about American history through music, including spirituals, protest songs, and gospel music. Continue reading

Grants Will Preserve Rare Music Recordings in Southern Folklife Collection

The GRAMMY Foundation and the National Recording Preservation Foundation have made grants totaling $45,000 to preserve sounds that are a “national treasure.” Continue reading

Celebrate UNC’s Persian Library Collections March 21

Presentations on writing and art in Iran’s history will help showcase UNC’s growing Persian collections. Continue reading

Conversation and Music with Byrds Co-Founder Roger McGuinn March 1

Bring your questions and your guitars to the Hanes Art Center Auditorium at 3 p.m. Continue reading

Cooder-White-Skaggs Tickets on Sale Now for Nov. 20 Concert

The Southern Folklife Collection in Wilson Library teams with Carolina Performing Arts to bring national tour to UNC. Continue reading

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