- Illinois State Museum, Springfield
In honor of Martin Luther King Day series host Chris Vallillo will take the stage and perform his show Oh Freedom! along with master percussionist Rocky Maffit. The show features 11 pivotal songs of the Civil Rights Movement along with first person accounts of how the music was used in this epic struggle for American Freedom.
Music at the Museum is a monthly concert series produced by Chris Vallillo featuring the best in contemporary and traditional folk and acoustic music of all styles. Concerts are held the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Museum auditorium. Tickets are available at the door. For more information on the featured acts and a full series schedule, visit www.ginridge.com/extras/music-at-the-museum.