About This Program
The Multicultural Roots of Rock and Rap
American popular music has roots in many different cultures. Curtis brings history to life by performing musical instruments from around the world in the interactive show the Multicultural Roots of Rock and Rap. Students learn how different cultures build instruments from resources in their environments and how their choices still influence music today.
"Curtis had great rapport, energy, enthusiasm, and a love for his subject."
"What a kind and wonderful person Curtis Blues is! He has so much valuable information for the kids to learn. He kept the children so engaged while learning!"
"Curtis made a history lesson come alive with music!"