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Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Scholars & Scones: Doc Watson before the Folk Revival

( Thu., May. 23, 2019 )

Performed by Dr. Gary Boye, Appalachian State University

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum (New Address), 159 Ginny Stevens Lane, Blowing Rock, NC 28605


Gary Boye is Professor and Music Librarian at Appalachian State University. He received the Ph.D. in historical musicology from Duke University in 1995 and the Master of Science in Library Science from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, in 2000. He is currently researching the history of popular culture and music in northwest North Carolina from 1900-1960.


Scholars & Scones is a monthly educational program which invites patrons to spend a morning sipping coffee, eating locally-baked goodies, and learning about the latest research, writing, and creativity taking place in our region. There are complimentary breakfast goods from Backstreet Bakery and fresh cups of Hatchet Coffee Co. Dangerfield Blend will be served.


Free for members, $5 nonmembers

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(828) 295 - 9099


  • Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 11:00 AM