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CCV Presents Michael Winograd and the Honorable Mentshn

Klezmer on the RoofSaturday, September 17, 2022The Fox Den, 31 South Linwood Ave, Baltimore MD 21224 A sunset klezmer house party overlooking Patterson Park? Count me in! “Perhaps the greatest klezmer band not currently deceased,” Michael Winograd & the Honorable Mentshn schlep up three flights of stairs to the massive…...

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Citylore’s Across the Great Divide Poetry Mobile visits the Galax Fiddler’s Convention  

CCV partnered with New York City’s beloved cultural organization Citylore to bring their mobile poetry project, Across the Great Divide, to the Galax Fiddler’s Convention from August 8-13, 2022. The mission of Across the Great Divide is to provide a voice for participants to express their own political and world…...

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Sharing the Music of Carnival: Monobloco Percussion Workshop

Visiting from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Grupo Monobloco is a Carnival bloco (street drum ensemble) beloved in their native country. Monobloco visited the D.C. area on June 29th with support from EduCarte, a Maryland-based nonprofit which offers music, dance, and arts programming that centers around encounters of African, Latin, indigenous,…...

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Oh What a Blessing: Legendary Ingramettes win NEA National Heritage Fellowship

Congratulations to Richmond’s Legendary Ingramettes for receiving the 2022 National Heritage Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts—the highest honor bestowed upon traditional artists in the United States. CCV Executive Director Jon Lohman has enjoyed a long friendship and partnership with the Ingramettes, including a 2019 cultural exchange trip…...

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La Nona Kanta: A Celebration of the Life and Legacy of Flory Jagoda

Celebrating the legacy of the late Jewish Sephardic musical flame keeper Flory Jagoda, La Nona Kanta is a virtual program that tells the the true story of how her music helped Flory escape Nazi-occupied Yugoslavia when she was a teenager; how she made a life in the United States; and…...

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Celebrate the 4th of July in Baltimore at the Cherry Hill Arts & Music Festival

The Cherry Hill Arts and Music Festival is back in person on July 4th at Middle Branch Park in Baltimore, MD! Join us as we celebrate the bicentennial of Harriet Tubman’s birth! Check out our 2022 line-up and learn more at CherryHillFest.com! CCV is a proud supporter of this celebration…...

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