Jimmie Rodgers Music History Seminar hosted at The MAX
Day 4 of Jimmie Rodgers Music Festival
Published: May. 10, 2022 at 9:25 PM CDT
MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Day 4 of the Jimmie Rodgers Music Festival focused on a music history seminar about Rodgers and other famous musical Mississippians.
Britt Gully performed many of Rodgers’ songs and told the story of Jimmie Rodgers’ life. There were presentations from Ben Wynne, Greg Johnson and Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Jim Kitchens. Kitchens’ speech focused on the life and times of Jimmie Rodgers. Kitchens said he was honored to speak about Rodgers and Blues legend, Robert Johnson.
Continuing with the festivities, Todd Tilghman will preform at the Temple Theatre Wednesday evening.
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