Don’t miss an opportunity to see 2014 Heritage Award recipient Arnold Richardson this Sunday, Nov. 10, at the North Carolina Museum of History in PineCone’s Music of the Carolinas free concert. Tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 2 p.m.
Richardson will also perform at the 18th Annual American Indian Heritage Celebration, held Saturday, November 23 at the N.C. Museum of History. In addition to performing, Richardson will present his model of a traditional longhouse, and conduct a workshop on American Indian musical instruments.
Music of the Carolinas: Arnold Richardson: Native American Flute and Song
Sunday, November 10
3 – 4 p.m.
Richardson plays traditional American Indian flutes that he carves himself from cedar to relay the meaning behind these centuries-old melodies and rhythms. Presented with PineCone, and support from the North Carolina Museum of History Associates, Williams Mullen, WLHC-FM/WLQC-FM, and Harry’s Guitar Shop of Raleigh.
18th Annual American Indian Heritage Celebration
Saturday, November 23, 2013
11 a.m.– 4 p.m.
N.C. Heritage Award recipient Arnold Richardson (Haliwa-Saponi) will play the flute and drums on the main stage from 2:45 to 3:15 p.m. He will also give a talk about the instruments alaong with John Scott Richardson and Denyce Hall. The musician and artist is credited with revitalizing the cultural heritage of eastern North Carolina’s American Indians.
For more information: https://www.pinecone.org/event-detail.php?id=336.