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Horn From The Heart: The Paul Butterfield Story

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Date:
Friday, January 18
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
600 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103 United States
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Website:
thewadsworth.org

Don’t miss this documentary about Paul Butterfield, the legendary blues harmonica player.  A Critic’s Pick by the New York Times, the film tells the story of Butterfield learning the blues from the Chicago masters such as Muddy Waters and Little Walter, his formation of the interracial Paul Butterfield Blues Band in the early 60s, his performances at the Newport Folk Festival in ‘65, the Monterey Pop Festival in ‘67 and Woodstock in ‘69, his life as a touring musician, his development of a blues/jazz fusion bands in later years and much more.Admission: $10; $9 seniors and students w/ ID; $7 members; free for Film Stars.