IL: American Folk Blues Festival and German promoters

In the context of “Germany Week”, the German Consulate General in Chicago is organizing the American Folk Blues Festival, featuring live concerts, a panel discussion, a performance by German boogie-woogie pianist Frank Muschalle, and a screening of Wim Wenders’ The Soul of a Man, as well as an exhibition at the Blues Heaven Foundation from April 27 to May 11.

Time and Place:
Chicago, Daley Plaza, April 27 to May 5, 2019
Blues Heaven Foundation, April 27 to May 11, 2019

Program April 27:
Noon at Blues Heaven Foundation, 2120 S Michigan Ave. Chicago:
Opening of exhibition (AFBF posters, photos and letters about the relationship between the American musicians and the German promoters). The exhibition will run through May 11 (Tues – Sat 12-4) at the foundation.

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