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Virtual History Happy Hour: Bristol Session Guitar Styles

August 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us online on August 20th at 6:30 pm as wewelcome back Dr. Rene Rodgers from the Birthplace of Country Music Museum. Thepresentation will be free and can be accessed either through Zoom or on theChester Inn Museums Facebook page. The Zoom logininformation is also available on Facebook in the description for the event.

Dr. Rodgers will be speaking about different guitar stylesthat were used during the Bristol Sessions, a series of influential recordingsthat were integral to the early development of country music. Recorded inBristol, the sessions featured local artists and prominent figures such as theStoneman Group and the Carter family. Theprogram will begin online at 6:30 pm and participants can join the Zoom meetingor stream live on Facebook at that time. Participants who use Zoom areencouraged to keep their microphones muted, and viewers can relay questions onZoom or Facebook to the chat during and after the presentation. The program isfree and open to the public!

This project isfunded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Environment andConservation, Tennessee Historical Commission. For moreinformation on the Chester Inn Museum, History Happy Hour, or the HeritageAlliance please call our office at 423.753.9580 or the Chester Inn Museum at423.753.4580.  You can also contact theorganization via email at info@heritageall.org.  Additional information about the HeritageAlliance and its mission can be found online at http://www.heritageall.org/.Be sure to follow the Chester Inn and Heritage Alliance Facebook pages forupdates about events at the Chester Inn Museum and other Heritage Allianceprograms.


August 20
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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116 W Main St
Jonesborough, TN United States