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Will Adams, Fiddler of Ken-Gar

Fiddler Will Adams had deep roots in the African American communities of Montgomery County from Sandy Spring to Norbeck to Ken-Gar. In 1953, he was recorded by folklorist Mike Seeger (half-brother of Pete Seeger) who grew up in Chevy Chase. Adams’ family history offers a glimpse of African American life in Montgomery County from the final years of slavery to the mid-twentieth century. Learn how the music of both Adams and Seeger lives on among contemporary old-time musicians.

Host Village: Potomac Community Village
Registration: Required, see Register button to the right
Access: This is an in-person event.
When:
Thursday, November 10, 2022, 7:30 PM until 9:00 PM
Where:
Potomac Community Center
11315 Falls Road
Potomac, MD  20854
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Eddie Rivas
Category:
Village Events
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Washington Area Villages Exchange
P.O. Box 7464
Alexandria, VA 22307-0464
washingtonareavillages@gmail.com