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      Water/Ways Wednesday at the Weighlock with Donald Meixner in Syracuse


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      August 7, 2019

      Wednesday   6:30 PM

      318 Erie Boulevard East
      Syracuse, New York 13202

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      Water/Ways Wednesday at the Weighlock with Donald Meixner

      During this special program at the Erie Canal Museum in downtown Syracuse, Donald Meixner will perform songs that traveled the Erie Canal and points west with the diggers and other Canal workers who immigrated from many countries. He will talk about the origins of some of these songs, and discuss how they were transformed through time. Meixner is well-known throughout Central New York as a guitarist and banjo player with The Flyin’ Column. For more than 45 years The Flyin’ Column has performed the folk music of Ireland, Scotland, and North America at festivals, weddings, and in some of the finest saloons in New York ?State, Pennsylvania, and Canada. Bring your singing voice to this program, presented in conjunction with Water/Ways, a Smithsonian Institution Museum on Main Street traveling exhibit on display from June 29-August 11. Free and open to the public.

      Cost: Free

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