Missouri 2021 Presents: Music for the Bicentennial

Explore bicentennial musical events that speak to and about Missouri! From ragtime, blues, and jazz to country, classical, folk, hip-hop, and more, music is woven into the fabric of the state. During this program, you can find out more about the musical events that are part of the bicentennial year and discover when and where you can enjoy live music for 2021!

Highlights include Show Me the Music: A Celebration of the Missouri Bicentennial that will celebrate musicians from all parts of the state who made important contributions to various music genres; Music in the American Wild: Missouri Music at 200, which is performing six new works of contemporary classical chamber music written by Missouri-connected composers in a series of live and virtual performances; and Together for ’21 Fest, free live, musical performances being held in Columbia as part of Missouri 2021 statehood day events.

This program was originally broadcast via Zoom Webinar in June 2021.

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