San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
To coincide with the 200th anniversary of Francis Scott Key’s writing the National Anthem, on September 14, 2014, beat box artist Shodekeh leads a new interpretation of the National Anthem using virtuosic vocal percussion. Performers include the Baltimore Boom Bap Society, a group that performs improvised hip hop; Embody, a series of the vocal arts; and Classical Revolution, a collection of classically-trained musicians who perform classical music in unexpected places. In conjunction with the exhibition For Whom It Stands exhibition. Included with museum admission. Free to RSVP.
This Program is Included with Museum Admission
Free - Museum Members, Children 6 and Under, Maryland Public School Teachers, active duty U.S. military, members of the National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps and up to five family members (with ID)
$6 - Senior Citizen (65+), Youth (age 7 to 17), Student (with ID)
$8 - General Admission
When & Where
Reginald F. Lewis Museum
The Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture is the state’s premier institution showcasing the history and accomplishments of African American Marylanders. A Smithsonian affiliate, the museum engages visitors through its educational programs, permanent and special exhibitions, resource center, as well as programs such as its film series, live music series, and family programming. For more information, visit www.lewismuseum.org or call 443-263-1800.