Date: January 15, 2012
Tween, Teen, Adult
Price: Call for pricing information
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Corona, NY 11368
Description: Beyond the automobile, one of Detroit's greatest contribution to global culture is musical innovation. The unique and challenging social and political context of Detroit has produced artists with a high degree of integrity, musical perfectionism, and groundbreaking technique. Waajeed and DJ Rimarkable will explore how Detroit's music innovations have evolved side-by-side with and advanced the city's movements for social transformation. They will also present about Detroit DJs and their role in amplifying and preserving the city's musical legacy, from Motown, to Rock, Funk, Techno, Hip-Hop and beyond.