National Players Awarded Prestigious Grant to Bring Shakespeare to American Communities
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Jake Blount is a fiddler, banjoist, singer, and scholar who digs deeps into his own personal heritage.
Jake Blount is a fiddler, banjoist, singer, and scholar who digs deeps into his own personal heritage. Blount’s performances and compositions shine a light on the traditional music of Black and Indigenous communities in the American South and strive to preserve this art form. In 2016, Blount became the first Black person to make the finals at the prestigious Appalachian String Band Music Festival in Clifftop, West Virginia, and the first to win in the traditional band category. In theView more
10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda, MD 20852
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Please call 301.581.5100 with any questions.
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Jun 18, 2020