Music of Early America, Performed by the Hildebrands, Saturday March 14th at 7:00pm
Contact: Ellen Strojan, 912-638-3639
Fort Frederica Superintendent Mary Beth Wester is pleased to announce a concert of “Music of Early America” performed by David and Ginger Hildebrand at Fort Frederica National Monument on Saturday, March 14 at 7:00 pm.
Fort Frederica National Monument is located at 6515 Frederica Road on
David and Ginger Hildebrand specialize in researching, recording, and performing early American music. Since 1980 they have presented concerts and educational programs throughout the country for museums, historical societies, public schools and universities. They have worked with the Smithsonian Institution, the National Archives, Mount Vernon, and Colonial Williamsburg. The Hildebrands provided soundtrack materials and served as period music consultants for several PBS broadcasts.
This evening promises to be highly entertaining and will spark an interest in colonial music and the history behind it.
Did You Know?
During colonial times, the oyster shells used in the making of tabby (a type of concrete) were sometimes mined from prehistoric Indian mounds. Fort Frederica National Monument, Georgia