2015 NEA National Heritage Fellowships Concert
A celebration of our nation's master traditional artists in music, dance, crafts, and more!
Emceed by Marco Werman, host of PRI's The World
The 2015 National Heritage Fellows are:
- Rahim AlHaj: Oud Player & Composer
- Michael Alpert: Yiddish Musician and Tradition Bearer
- Mary Lee Bendolph, Lucy Mingo, & Loretta Pettway: Quilters of Gee's Band
- Dolly Jacobs: Circus Aerialist
- Yary Livan: Cambodian Ceramicist
- Daniel Sheehy: Ethnomusicologist/Folklorist
- Drink Small: Blues Artist
- Gertrude Yukie Tsutsumi: Japanese Classical Dancer
- Sidonka Wadina: Slovak Straw Artist/Egg Decorator
Tickets go on sale Tuesday, August 25th at 10 am EST.