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The Second Annual Arizona Humanities Festival

October 11, 2012 | By Federal/State Partnership Staff

The second annual Arizona Humanities Festival, sponsored by the Arizona Humanities Council, is coming to Downtown Phoenix November 3, 2012. The Arizona Humanities Festival is a vibrant celebration of the humanities that engages the imagination, explores ideas, and excites people to learn more about the world we share. This year's theme, American Jukebox, will explore the evolution of American music and the unique part Arizona has played in crafting those melodies.

Pack a picnic, spread a blanket, and enjoy the music of our shared histories!

This event is free and open to the public. No advance registration required.

Schedule of Events:

Amphitheater Stage Schedule

10:00 -10:45 AM

Pick & Holler

11:15 AM -12:00 PM

ASU Swing Devils

12:00 -12:15 PM

ASU Sparky's M.O.B.

12:30 - 1:15 PM

Territorial Brass

1:45 - 2:30 PM

Bad Cactus Brass Band

3:00 - 3:45 PM

Mariachi Fuego Del Sol

Café Patio Stage Schedule

10:30 - 11:15 AM

MC6 Acapella

12:00 -12:45 PM

Desert Mountain Brass

1:15 - 2:00 PM

Gertie & The T.O. Boyz

2:30 - 3:15 PM

Greg Scott, "A Bushel of Banjos"

AE England Schedule

10:30 - 11:30 am

Rock the Presidents, presented by Childsplay

12:30 - 1:30 PM

History, Hip Hop, and Popular Culture, with Matthew Whitaker

2:00 - 3:00 PM

20 Years of Arizona Music: Songs and Stories, with Jay Craváth

3:15 - 4:00 PM

Vinyl, with Gregory Harshfield

For more information, visit the Arizona Humanities Festival website.