October 8, 2013
Clarksdale to Kansas City, Vol. II"
CD featuring blues artists Kenny Brown and Bill Abel
as special guests.
CD $10. Proceeds benefit the Museum's Arts & Education
Showcasing black and white photographs that George Mitchell captured in the hill country of Mississippi over thirteen days in the summer of 1967. Photography book also on sale in Museum Gift Shop. Exhibit organized by the Mississippi Museum of Art.
George Mitchell (born 1944), Joe Callicott on his porch, 1967.
Archival pigment print, copyright © the artist.
OCTOBER 10: DELTA BLUES MUSEUM
BOOTH @ KING BISCUIT BLUES FESTIVAL
Through Sunday, October 12th in
OCTOBER 11: ANDY COATS, PERFORMANCE IN DELTA BLUES MUSEUM GIFT SHOP
11:00am - 1:00pm, Delta Blues Museum
OCTOBER 12: DELTA BLUES MUSEUM BAND @ COAHOMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Homecoming performance, 4:30PM
OCTOBER 13: DELTA BLUES MUSEUM SPECIAL HOURS
Open on Sunday from 1:00PM - 5:00PM
The Museum's current DEEPER ROOTS campaign seeks $1.2 million for new and enhanced exhibits for Phase II of its expansion -- which includes
the new Muddy Waters Addition -- enabling the Museum to better
preserve and display the history and work of Blues artists
from the Mississippi Delta, and advancing the Museum's ability
to "tell" stories that inspire and educate future generations
about this important American art form. Find out more at
For more information on events
or programs, please call (662) 627-6820, or visit the Museum
web site at www.deltabluesmuseum.org.
This newsletter is supported in part
by funding from the Mississippi Arts Commission, a state
in part, from the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal