Joey Leone truly believes in the unifying and healing power of music, which comes through during this inspiring and delightful program.
In the spirit of Ken Burns' breakout PBS documentary series on American country music, acclaimed guitarist and music historian Joey Leone presents “The History of Blues in America” a one hour program covering the history, influence and social impact of American blues music through songs, stories and historical facts. Joey will also give a unique perspective with personal stories and insights from
his many years of performing in 22 countries and 49 states.
A lifelong career musician, he has toured and recorded as a guitar player for many high profile artists including Etta James, The Coasters, Sam & Dave, Wilson Pickett, Chaka Khan, and many more.
Location of event - upstairs in the large meeting room at the library