daryl davis

October 8, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Daryl Davis, Black Musician Who Works With KKK Members, Honored in Strathmore Exhibit 

Strathmore in North Bethesda is offering a campus-wide outdoor nighttime exhibit called “Monuments: Creative Forces” through Oct. 25. The purpose of the exhibit is to challenge norms about who monuments are made for, according to the music center. Australian artist Craig Walsh honors six artists who are alive and actively contributing to society. Video portraits […]

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June 19, 2019 | Michelle Queen

We Love Weekends: Montgomery County Planner for June 21 – June 23

Here’s our guide to arts and entertainment in Montgomery County, June 21 – June 23. Amplify US! Using the Arts to Build Cultural Bridges:  Artists Regie Cabico and Vijay Nathan will share their lives through documentary film, storytelling, slam poetry and visual art. Local performers, trained through Amplify US workshops will also take the stage, […]

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September 18, 2017 | Staff Writer

Montgomery Arts Infusion: Montgomery County Music Scene (VIDEO)

Michael Bobbitt hosts this episode of Montgomery Arts Infusion which focuses on the Montgomery County music scene and the musicians who call the county home. The first report goes behind-the-scenes with the Wammy Award-winning band Ruthie and the Wranglers as they record an original song for Takoma Park Radio. Next, meet The Sidleys, a Bethesda-based […]

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August 4, 2016 | Michelle Queen

Weekend Planner, Aug. 5 – 7 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, August 5:  Glen Echo’s Art Walk in the Park occurs the first Friday of the month, May through September. Enjoy visiting the open studios and attending various artist demonstrations. Hours are 6 to 8 p.m. The Artists & Makers Studios in Rockville will host an […]

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January 30, 2014 | Valerie Bonk

Silver Spring’s Daryl Davis Breaks Racial Barriers (Video)

Grammy-award winning musician and Silver Spring resident Daryl Davis plays in a band for a living. But his passion is finding the answer to a question that burned his conscience for years. MyMCMedia’s Valerie Bonk has the story of how Davis set out to become the first black man to interview members of the Ku […]

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December 18, 2013 | Staff Writer

Holiday Swing Dance at BlackRock

Daryl Davis performs Dec. 19 at 7:30 p.m. at BlackRock Center for the Arts. DC based dance school Gotta Swing teaches a basic swing dance lesson. Everyone will have the opportunity to hit the dance floor to the boogie-woogie sounds of Daryl Davis. This night will certainly get spirits up and your holiday cheer flowing. […]

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