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Roots Concert Series

 

Robert “One Man” Johnson in TWO concerts!

 

April 28 Fri

4:30pm: Children’s Concert

7pm: Adult concert

 

By donation at the door

ALL DONATIONS GO TO THE MUSICIANS

 

 Cash bar after 6:30pm

 

Join us for two concerts, the first a children’s concert, with Blues-Folk Singer and international educator, Robert "One-Man" Johnson. A former resident of Rhinelander and 1960 graduate of RHS, “One Man” Johnson’s original and classic songs are self-accompanied using various guitars, harmonica, high hat cymbal, and a self-designed pedal-operated bass instrument called a ‘foot piano’.  During his 52-year career, Johnson has appeared 5 times on A Prairie Home Companion, has made 14 recordings, and has performed his music around the world while living and teaching in Turkey, Japan, Saudi Arabia, China, and Thailand as well as the United States.

 

“One Man” Johnson has performed with Bonnie Raitt , Dr. John, Muddy Waters, Dave Van Ronk, Hall and Oates, Leon Redbone,  John Prine, Willie Dixon, James Cotton, Mose Allison, Captain Beefheart, Mink Deville, Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee, Robert Jr. Lockwood, Corky Siegel, Honeyboy Edwards, Commander Cody, Koko Taylor, Dave 'Snaker' Ray, John Koerner, John Hammond Jr., and Luther Allison

 

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