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American Roots of Jamaican Music: The Legacy

Presented by Rootz of Music, Inc. at Rose and Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center, Fort Lauderdale FL

Aug 25 2019
American Roots of Jamaican Music: The Legacy

A musical extravaganza that demonstrates the interconnectivity of American and Jamaican music and how two separate elements of two genres merged and became what is now known as Reggae and Hip Hop.

Led by world class Jamaican born guitarist, composer, arranger Eugene Grey. The show will also feature renowned percussionist Larry McDonald as well as singers and dancers performing the music of the popular artists of each era such as Harry Belafonte and Byron Lee and the Dragonaires. Special guest performer will be the Tallawah Mento Band.

All proceeds from the show will be used to provide music education to youth in underserved communities.

Rootz of Music Inc., a 501 (c) (3) non-profit

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$40 reserved seating

Contact: 954-462-0222

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Rose and Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center

3100 Ray Ferrero Jr Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314

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