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Black History Month Music Celebration featuring Michael Peslikis and the Toledo School for the Arts

Posted 10 months ago by Lainie R

Posted in History and Politics, Movies and Music and Teen and Pre-Teens | Tagged with African American History, African American Music, Black History Month, Black History Month Kick-Off, events, musical performance, Toledo School for the Arts, TSA and TSA4ARTS

The Toledo School for the Arts and the Toledo Lucas County Public Library invite you to enjoy an afternoon of music celebrating the impact of African American music during Black History Month with TSA’s chamber orchestra and guest pianist Michael Peslikis featuring ragtime melodies, Dixieland tunes, civil war songs, spirituals, parlor songs and New Orleans jazz.

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Arts Students Prepare for Black History Month

Posted 11 months ago by Cole H

Posted in Movies and Music and Teen and Pre-Teens | Tagged with African American History, African American Music, Black History Month, events, Toledo School for the Arts and TSA

Coming in early February, students from the Toledo School for the Arts will kick off Black History Month with a concert at the Main Branch library. These students are planning a musical collaboration with the Toledo Lucas County Public Library and retired BGSU professor, Michael Peslikis.

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