black heritage music http://wlrn.org en Hear Florida's Black History Through Song http://wlrn.org/post/hear-floridas-black-history-through-song <p>The unnamed hurricane that devastated South Florida in 1926 left hundreds dead and caused an economic crisis.<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;The&nbsp;powerful storm remained in the minds of survivors and their descendants for years. In 1940, it was commemorated in song by a group of black men from Kenansville, Fla.</span></p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 17:20:40 +0000 Diego Saldaña-Rojas 27584 at http://wlrn.org Hear Florida's Black History Through Song Coconut Grove Black Heritage Music Series http://wlrn.org/post/coconut-grove-black-heritage-music-series <div><em><strong>Due to the live press conference at 1pm&nbsp;this segment did not air live on South Florida Arts Beat. &nbsp;Hear it now:</strong></em></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>The Coconut Grove Cultural Arts Program presents: &nbsp;“A Labor of Love Concert” – WHOLESOME, FAMILY-­FRIENDLY RHYTHM &amp; BLUES, AND SOUL MUSIC sung by Soul Man Bobby Stringer, with The Special Touch Band; along with friends, The Ladies of Soul performing a Motown Review, and Mr. Jazz Pizzazz – Mel Dancy performing on the baby grand piano. Time: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., “with the support of the Miami-­Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-­Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners.”</div><div> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell 19902 at http://wlrn.org Coconut Grove Black Heritage Music Series Black Heritage Music Series, Sunday Afternoons of Music, Frost Art Museum, and Broward Arts Calendar http://wlrn.org/post/black-heritage-music-series-sunday-afternoons-music-frost-art-museum-and-broward-arts-calendar <p></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Ed Bell & Paul Leary 19836 at http://wlrn.org Black Heritage Music Series, Sunday Afternoons of Music, Frost Art Museum, and Broward Arts Calendar