Explore the rich diversity of folk music that has been a part of Nebraska's history from the time it was a territory to the present day. Chris Sayre performs on the button accordion, concertina, dulcimer, guitar, mandolin, musical saw and zithers.
Speaker: Chris Sayre. A native of Lincoln, Nebraska, Chris Sayre has dedicated more than 30 years to the performance and promotion of both traditional and contemporary folk music. Self-taught on over a dozen instruments, Chris takes audiences on a musical journey through history by exploring the songs and dance tunes of our common experience.
Funded project of the Nebraska Humanities Council. The Nebraska Humanities Council is a state affiliate of the national Endowment for the Humanities.