Rumble The Concert
Wed Feb 13 1:00 PM
This unique and timely entertaining live music event will reveal the significant contributions Indigenous musicians have made to North American popular music. Featuring two-time JUNO Award-winner Derek Miller and other celebrated award-winning musicians, RUMBLE THE CONCERT will present songs that tell the story of Indigenous influences in shaping roots, blues, jazz, folk, and rock music genres.
Inspired by the Smithsonian Institution exhibit Up Where We Belong: Native Musicians in Popular Culture and featuring video clips from the Sundance and Hot Docs award-winning film RUMBLE: The Indians Who Rocked The World by Rezolution Pictures (Montreal), the concert will tell the story of a profound and, until now, missing chapter in the history of North American and worldwide popular music. Featuring songs by Native music icons Charley Patton, Mildred Bailey, Link Wray, Jimi Hendrix, Jesse Ed Davis, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Robbie Robertson, and others RUMBLE THE CONCERT reveals the talented Indigenous musicians who helped shape the soundtracks of our lives!
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Running time 1 hour with the Q & A
Grades 7 - 12