Live Virtual Program -- History and Legends Through Songs

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Event Details

Please Note: This is a virtual program via ZOOM. Participants will receive a link to the meeting via email once they have registered.

Jon Waterman will take you on a tour of fascinating, sometimes legendary, sometimes little known characters and happenings over nearly 5000 years of history. The musical journey includes stops in ancient Sumeria, 14th century Europe, the Old West and the trenches of World War One! Along the way, we'll meet the earliest known author, an ancient Hittite king, an epic medieval battle, a feared California bandit, the birth of the blues and many others- all in songs and stories.

Jon Waterman, a musician and songwriter, has been performing his original songs along with blues, rock and country standards throughout his life. His music is influenced by intriguing characters and stories from history, the roots of the music he loves, and the diversity of the human experience. His performances are unique combining music history, storytelling and original songs inspired by his research.  His performance is a must see for anyone interested in American history or American music.

Free! Registration Required. 

Please be advised that the Library makes no warranties and/or representations concerning the virtual programs. Your decision to participate in the programs is an express consent on your part to waive any and all claims against the Library which may result from said participation and hereby release and discharge the City of Danbury / Danbury Public Library from any and all liabilities.
Event Type(s): Performing Arts
Age Group(s): Adults
Yan Toma
(203) 797-4505

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