FOLK/ROCK music Event
The Basement Tapes Project:
Bob Dylan and the American Songbook
by Howard Fishman
Conceived by critically-acclaimed musician Howard Fishman, The Basement Tapes Project explores the mysterious underground recordings made by Bob Dylan and The Band in 1967. Performing songs that have never been officially made public, The Basement Tapes Project presents a special insight into the life of one of America’s most influential artists.
CREATIVE CONNECTIONS: Free activities and films surrounding this event.
*A Dylan Listening/Resource Station set up Monday to Friday, November 3 to 7, in the Redfern Arts Center Main Lobby. You can thumb through a crate of recordings and writings, and sample music at your convenience. Have your own record to share? Add it to the collection for the week.
*The same day as the show Wednesday, November 5, Howard Fishman presents an Improvisation and Songwriting Workshop at 2 p.m. in the Main Theatre.
* A Pre-show Listening Party begins at 6 p.m. in theHarry Davis Room. Join us in an informal setting toexplore some of Bob Dylan and The Band’s music as well as its inspirations and evolution. Feel free to submit song ideas ahead of time, bring arecord from your own collection or assemble a playlist to DJ with theroom.
*After the performance there’s a Post-show Reception and Meet and Greet the musicians in the lobby with refreshments.
*The KSC Film Society will screen two Dylan Films between at the Putnam Arts Lecture Hall as follows:
Don’t Look Back, November 1 to 4 and 6, Friday and Saturday 7 and 9 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 2 p.m. matinee, Sunday to Tuesday and Thursday at 7 p.m. only. No screening on Wednesday, November 5.
I’m Not There, November 7 to 12, Friday and Saturday, 7 and 9:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 2 p.m. matinee, Sunday to Wednesday, 7 p.m. only.
MORE ABOUT THE ARTISTS:
Wednesday, November 5, 7:30 p.m.
Where:Alumni Recital Hall
Tickets:$25-$20, $5 KSC studentsbuy