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Doo-Wop in DC

Doo-Wop In DC: From The Street Corner to the Stage

2023-07-09 13:00:00 2023-07-09 16:00:00 America/New_York Doo-Wop In DC: From The Street Corner to the Stage Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library - Auditorium

Sunday, July 09
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-07-09 13:00:00 2023-07-09 16:00:00 America/New_York Doo-Wop In DC: From The Street Corner to the Stage A discussion and dance showcase on the history of Doo-Wop. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library - Auditorium

A discussion and dance showcase on the history of Doo-Wop.

The African American Music Association in association with The Atlanta Doo-Wop Association present "Doo-Wop In DC: From The Street Corner to the Stage". 

Focused on the history of Doo-Wop music in Washington, DC the program will  consist of a panel discussion with legends Sidney Barnes (The Embracers, Rotary Connection), Ronald "Poozie" Miles ("The Rainbows"), and Zelda Irby (The Dorells).

A DC Hand Dance showcase by The National Hand Dance Association, and a live Doo-Wop performance by The Sounds of Harmony with Special Guest Ron "Poozie" Miles of The Rainbows. 

Discussion Moderator: Mark Puryear.  Emcee: Beverly Lindsay-Johnson

The event will be connected to the exhibition on the Library’s first floor: “Doo-Wop in DC: From the Street Corner to the Stage".  Beverly Lindsay-Johnson, Curator

AGE GROUP: | Seniors | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Musical Performance |

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Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Phone: (202) 727-0321

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