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Texas Folklife

Folk and Traditional Arts of Texas

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  • Posted on Tue Aug 7, 2018
    On September 13, Austin Music will hold a launch party for its first digital public history exhibit. The exhibit covers music in Austin between 1930 and 1950, with a focus on dance bands, jazz orchestras, and Western Swing. In addition to segments on regional musicians, it features segments on important concerts by Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman, and Paul Whiteman. The launch...
  • Posted on Mon Mar 31, 2014
      The Austin History Center presents an opening reception for "Latinas in the Shadow of the Live Music Capitol of the World". On Sunday, April 13, from 1:30 to 3 PM in the David Earl Holt Photo Gallery at the Austin History Center, 810 Guadalupe St. The reception will conclude with a concert at Wooldridge Square Park (across the street from the Austin History Center) from 3 to 5 PM that...