Join us at Carysbrook Performing Arts Center for an evening of Appalachian and Black American roots music with Dr. Dena Jennings, mentor artist in our 2023–24 Folklife Apprenticeship Program.

Jennings performs Appalachian and folk Indian music on handmade gourd instruments and hosts the Affrolachian On-Time Music Gathering, an annual retreat and concert featuring Black American string band musicians from across the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom — Jennings endeavors to build the Beloved Community through her devotion to music, culture, and social justice.

Tickets are $5 each.