Performers and Programs

Program Information

Program name: Familiar Songs & their Unfamiliar Stories
Program category: History
Music
Performing Arts- Storytelling
Program length: 20 - 90 minutes
Audience level: Adult
Audience size: 15 or more
Program description: A wealth of history, conflict, transformation, and humor in the little-known stories behind some of the best-known songs. The Rhythm Changes; George had Chutzpah, Ira Didn’t!; If God Blessed America for Me; Lead Belly - Singer, Songwriter, Murderer, King of the 12 String Guitar; Tzena Tzena Tzena; Mairzy Doats; Get Happy; The Forgotten Man; If You Believed in Me; Song of the Century …
Space/special requirements: One or two microphones for voice and guitar and amplifier.
Travel restrictions:
Program fee: $101- $200
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? No
If no, cost per mile: $0.58
Notes about the fee:
Other notes:
Regions this program
can be performed in:
Western
Rochester
Central
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Metro
Southeastern
Long Island
Program last updated: 06/05/2019
   
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Sandy Schuman
Phone: 518-229-8345
Mailing address: 29 Magnolia Terrace
Albany, NY 12209
E-mail address: sschuman@exedes.com
Website: http://www.tothestory.com
   
Previous appearances at: Caffe Lena, Saratoga Springs, Proctors Theatre, Schenectady, Bethlehem Public Library, Albany Public Library, Colonie Public Library
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 06/05/2019

 

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