Celebrate the 2019 NEA National Heritage Fellows!
We're excited to celebrate the 2019 NEA National Heritage Fellows tonight with a concert event featuring music, demonstrations, and conversations with the National Heritage Fellows and other special guests. The evening will be hosted by Queen Nur, storyteller, teaching artist, and director of the Folklife Center at the Perkins Center for the Arts. You can watch the live webcast at 8:00pm on arts.gov.
Learn more about the 2019 NEA National Heritage Fellows here.
Here are just a few of the master artists we are honoring tonight...
Basque Musician and Tradition Bearer
Crow Agency, Montana
Folklorist and State Park Manager
James F. Jackson
Balafon Player and Djeli