Mid-River Bulletin Board
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Rally ‘Round the Flag: the American Civil War Through Folksong

Friday, April 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Walpole Historical Society
32 Main St
Walpole, NH

 

Rally ‘Round the Flag: the American Civil War Through Folksong at the Walpole Town HallThe Hardtacks, a musical duo, will present Rally ‘Round the Flag: the American Civil War Through Folksong at a Walpole Historical Society event on Friday, April 26, in the Walpole TownHall at 7 pm.
Woody Pringle and Marek Bennet present an overview of the American Civil War through the lens of period music. Audience members participate and sing along as the presenters explore lyrics, documents, and visual images. Through camp songs, parlor music, hymns, based on rallying cries, and fiddle tunes, Pringle and Bennet examine the folksong as a means to enact living history, share perspectives and influence public perceptions of events. Showcasing numerous instruments, the presenters challenge participants to find new connections between song, art, and politics in American history. This event is funded courtesy of the New Hampshire Humanities Council and is free and open to all.
Refreshments will be available.



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Mid-River Bulletin Board
A timely event and information service for and by the communities in and around the Mid-Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire

Rally ‘Round the Flag: the American Civil War Through Folksong

Friday, April 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Walpole Historical Society
32 Main St
Walpole, NH

 

Rally ‘Round the Flag: the American Civil War Through Folksong at the Walpole Town HallThe Hardtacks, a musical duo, will present Rally ‘Round the Flag: the American Civil War Through Folksong at a Walpole Historical Society event on Friday, April 26, in the Walpole TownHall at 7 pm.
Woody Pringle and Marek Bennet present an overview of the American Civil War through the lens of period music. Audience members participate and sing along as the presenters explore lyrics, documents, and visual images. Through camp songs, parlor music, hymns, based on rallying cries, and fiddle tunes, Pringle and Bennet examine the folksong as a means to enact living history, share perspectives and influence public perceptions of events. Showcasing numerous instruments, the presenters challenge participants to find new connections between song, art, and politics in American history. This event is funded courtesy of the New Hampshire Humanities Council and is free and open to all.
Refreshments will be available.



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Mid-River Bulletin Board
A timely event and information service for and by the communities in and around the Mid-Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire

Rally ‘Round the Flag: the American Civil War Through Folksong

Friday, April 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Walpole Historical Society
32 Main St
Walpole, NH

 

Rally ‘Round the Flag: the American Civil War Through Folksong at the Walpole Town HallThe Hardtacks, a musical duo, will present Rally ‘Round the Flag: the American Civil War Through Folksong at a Walpole Historical Society event on Friday, April 26, in the Walpole TownHall at 7 pm.
Woody Pringle and Marek Bennet present an overview of the American Civil War through the lens of period music. Audience members participate and sing along as the presenters explore lyrics, documents, and visual images. Through camp songs, parlor music, hymns, based on rallying cries, and fiddle tunes, Pringle and Bennet examine the folksong as a means to enact living history, share perspectives and influence public perceptions of events. Showcasing numerous instruments, the presenters challenge participants to find new connections between song, art, and politics in American history. This event is funded courtesy of the New Hampshire Humanities Council and is free and open to all.
Refreshments will be available.



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