Gifts of Art presents Rev. Jones Sr.

February 1, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Reverend Robert Jones Sr. is a nationally recognized musician and educator from Detroit with more than 25 years of experience as a performer and storyteller. A talented multi-instrumentalist, Jones has opened for Bonnie Raitt, Taj Mahal and Leon Russell, to name a few. For this program, he will showcase the spirituals, gospel, blues and roots music that form the basis of American popular music. Rev. Jones plays and describes American music in its historical context and speaks of how traditional African American music helped give rise to musical forms that are beloved around the world. Look for live stream video and event subscriptions on Gifts of Art Facebook.

Website: http://www.med.umich.edu/goa/performances.htm#jones
Location: University Hospital Main Lobby, Floor 1. 1500 E. Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109