Back Where I Come From: The Upcountry’s Piedmont Blues

December 22, 2016January 31, 2017

Furman University presents the original exhibit Back Where I Come From: The Upcountry’s Piedmont Blues, it opened on October 29, 2016. The exhibit highlights Upcountry South Carolina’s early to mid-twentieth century Piedmont Blues movement, a genre characterized by a unique guitar finger picking method reminiscent of ragtime piano.

South Carolina Humanities supported this exhibit with a Major Grant in February 2016.  South Carolina Humanities is a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Contact: Upcountry History Museum Phone: (864) 467-3100
Upcountry History Museum
540 Buncombe Street
Greenville, SC 29601
United States
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