101 West Putnam Avenue, Greenwich, CT Phone: 203-869-6899, Ext. 10.
Program begins at 4:00 pm Greenwich LIbrary, Cole Auditorium, 101 West Putnam Avenue, Greenwich, CT Admission is free but reservations are strongly suggested. Call 203-869-6899, Ext. 10 to reserve. The Bonnie Blue Flag, The Battle Hymn of the Republic, Dixie, Swing Low Sweet Chariot, Goober Peas…these songs from the Civil War era are truly a part of the American musical lexicon. During an afternoon of song and readings, a complement of local musicians will explore the lyrical history of the Civil War on authentic period instruments--drums, banjo, fiddle, harmonica, concertina, bugle and guitar.