Monday, April 19, 2010

Fruteland is Coming to Greensboro, NC, For a Teachers' Workshop, 3 Blues in the Schools, a Blues in the Centers and a Public Performance!

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This WEEK Fruteland Jackson will be coming to Greensboro for a Teachers' Workshop, 3 Blues in the Schools, a Blues in the Centers and a public performance. Why Fruteland Jackson? How about his Blues Foundation nominations/Award alone?


Winner - 1997 The Blues Foundation


Keeping The Blues Alive Award - Education


2008 Blues Music Awards Nominations:


Acoustic Album of the Year - Tell Me What You Say


Acoustic Artist of the Yea


25th W.C. Handy Blues Awards Nomination:


Acoustic Blues Album of the Year - Blues 2.0


To read Fruteland's Biography on PiedmontBlues.org


The PBPS is fortunate to be able to present such a phenomenal Blues musician and educator thanks to our Community Partner grant from the Greensboro United Arts Council.


YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS SHOW!!


CALENDAR

FRUTELAND'S SCHEDULE


4/21/2010


Fruteland Jackson's Greensboro Blues in the Schools Visit - Day 1


Blues in the Schools- 12:16 and 1:48, Northern Guilford High School, 7101 Spencer Dixon Road, Greensboro, NC 27455


Teacher Workshop- 4:30PM, Greensboro Arts Center, 200 N.Davie Street, Greensboro 27401


OPEN TO ALL GCS AND OTHER AREA MUSIC & ARTS TEACHERS.


4/22/2010


Fruteland Jackson's Greensboro Blues in the Schools Visit - DAY 2 (Early Release School Day)


Blues in the Schools - 11:00-11:40, Penn-Griffin Middle School, 825 E. Washington Drive, High Point, NC 27260


Blues in the Centers- 2:30, Lindley Recreation Center, 2907 Springwood Drive


Greensboro, NC 27403 - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC


4/23/2010


Fruteland Jackson's Greensboro Blues in the Schools Visit - Day 3 (Final Day)


Blues in the Schools- 8:30-9:15 Elem. & M.S., 9:30-10:15 H.S., Newcomers' School, 411 Friendway Road, Greensboro 27410


PUBLIC PERFORMANCE- 8PM, Rehearsal Hall, Greensboro Arts Center, 200 N. Davie Street, Greensboro 27401


TICKETS - $10 / $5 FOR PBPS MEMBERS


This may well be the best bargain you have ever received for a Blues show!


For full event details check www.PiedmontBlues.org








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