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First Friday Faculty Concerts: Tom Swafford

Friday February 2, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

$10 – $15

Tom Swafford violin
Emile Blondel piano
Benjamin “Baby Copperhead” Lee banjo & guitar
Zachary Swanson bass

Exploring the blues and its often overlooked in uence on classical music, Tom Swafford presents an evening of early blues music by Blind Willie Johnson and W. C. Handy, as well as music inspired by the blues: Ravel’s sonata for violin and piano, and a new composition by Swafford himself.

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This program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.


Friday February 2, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$10 – $15
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Brooklyn Conservatory of Music Concert Hall
58 Seventh Ave.
Brooklyn , NY 11217 United States