Music from the past
Brooklyn - posted Aug, 23 2013
BROOKLYN- On Tuesday, Sept. 7 at 7:30 p.m., join the members of the Brooklyn Historical Society at Brooklyn's Trinity Episcopal Church Parish hall, located at 7 Providence Road (Route 6) to listen to accomplished historian-musician Rick Spencer perform Historical Songs of Outlaws, Villains and Rouges, a selection from old ballads, penny broadsides and popular songs from the 1700s to the mid-20th century that tell the stories of notorious historical figures such as Captain Kidd, jesse James, Stagger Lee and Pretty Boy FLoyd, whose misdeeds, violence and mayhem continue to fascinate the American public. There is no charge to attend this program. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call Elaine Knowlton at 860-774-7728.