U Rock Part 1: Jews N Blues

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Host
Jewish Museum Milwaukee

Date/Time
07/15/2014
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Cost
$6.00 for students; $8.00 for regular admission

Open To Public
Yes

Contact Info
Molly Dubin at 414-390-5756 or programs@jewishmuseummilwaukee.org

Website Link
www.JewishMuseumMilwaukee.org

Co-Sponsors
The Peck School of the Arts


Musicians Peter Roller, Jim Liban and Lil Rev, who is part of the Peck School of the Arts Music Department faculty, will take you on a musical journey across the 1940′s and 50′s, connecting Afro-Americans and Jews to their storied past. Performing on harmonica, guitar, ukulele, dobro and mandolin they will take an in depth look at Chess Records and other Jewish Founded Record labels who recorded iconic blues musicians.

If registering for the entire series, please click here for the U Rock 3-Part Series Package.

The Jewish Museum Milwaukee and The Peck School of the Arts at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invite you to become a student at the UNIVERSITY OF ROCK! This electrifying 3-part series being offered in connection with the exhibit, JEWS WHO ROCK, and sponsored by the Milwaukee-based firm of Friebert, Finerty & St. John S.C., will take you on a musical history tour exploring more than 60 years of Rock & Roll.

Bookings

Bookings are closed for this event.