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Public Programs

From April through August 2019, a series of collaboratively produced programs was presented at sites around the city, including the National Mall.

Browse the list of events in chronological order below. Click on the images for photo slideshows and the “more” links for related blog posts.

  • Nichole Procopenko in the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

    Photo by Cecilia Peterson

    Smithsonian Year of Music Listening Party
  • Click image to view slideshow

    Make Me Wanna Holler: Exploring DC’s Music Legacy
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    There’s a Story in Everything: Zinemaking & Comic Workshop
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    Storymakers Festival
  • Richard Howard is the bass player for Cigarette. Still from video by Folklife video team

    Downtown DC Live
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    D.C. Music Preservation Pop-Up
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    Mt. Pleasant: The Social Power of Music
  • Photo by Sojin Kim

    Summer in the Parks Late Skate

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