348 S. Fifth Street Highlands NC 28741 US

Start date: Friday, June 7 2024.


 On Friday, June 7, 2024, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Resource person: Audra Bullard - office@clehighlands.com


In Part II of The Origins of Rock and Roll, presenter Tom Dell will illustrate how the following influenced the development of Rock and Roll: Chicago Blues, Swing Music, Jump Blues, Boogie Woogie, Bebop, Chitlin Circuit, Billie Holiday, Etta James, Rhythm and Blues, and Rockabilly. This presentation will surely bring back memories and give attendees an understanding of why Rock and Roll music is still around and so near and dear to our hearts. Note: While this is a two-part series, prior attendance is not required to join in the fun!

Presenter: Tom Dell

Notes: Cancellation Policy Please let us know immediately if you are unable to attend a class. There is no refund for cancellations within two (2) weeks prior to a scheduled class. Programs that include food, beverage or art materials must be canceled within three (3) weeks prior to receive a refund. CLE reserves the right to cancel a program if the minimum enrollment has not been met or for circumstances beyond our control, and participants will be notified, a complete refund will be issued. All classes are held in the CLE Lecture Hall at the Peggy Crosby Center unless otherwise noted. In the event information has changed from the published brochure, it will be posted on our website and in our e-blasts. Addresses for “private home” venues will be provided to registrants within 2 days of the program date.

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