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Shake It Off! Stomp It Down!

Youth of Sumner Library Presents: “Shake It Off! Stomp It Down!” in honor of Jerry Blue. Featuring: Larry Long (Troubadour), Abdulkadir Said (Somali Composer), Nothando Zulu (Master Storyteller), Joe Savage (Musician & Ojibwe Artist), and Joe Davis (Spoken Word).  Thursday, March 26, 5 PM – … Read More »

Crossing Bridges: Selma to Minnesota

The Twin Cities observance of the 1965 Selma March will be held March 8th, 2-4 p.m., beginning at the State Capitol and ending at Central Presbyterian Church in downtown Saint Paul. Music by Larry Long, Read More »

American Roots Revue: Guy Davis, Dave Pirner, Robert Robinson, and Larry Long with Special Guest Waubanewquay Day

Larry Long brings his popular American Roots Revue series back to the Dakota Jazz Club on March 7th. A legendary Minneapolis rocker (now by way of New Orleans) and a well known New York actor, writer and international blues recording artist will join the … Read More »

Honoring Men of Color EWCS Celebration

Sonnesyn Elementary School will host an Elders’ Wisdom, Children’s Song celebration honoring three community elders in their gym on Thursday, February 5, 2015, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM.   Featuring  4th grade students with Larry Long, plus ‘the first lady of song’ Debbie Duncan … Read More »

Larry Long on Urban Perspectives Sunday WCCO-TV

Community Empowerment is the topic to end the year. It the holiday show on Urban Perspectives 12/28/14. I talk with the Chief Financial Officer of American Public Media:Morris Goodwin Jr, Dr. Margret Lovejoy Founder of the Family Place Shelter, Larry Long Director/Founder … Read More »

Community Celebration of Place

Larry will be taking a three-month break from American Roots Revue and solo performances to focus on his work in education through Community Celebration of Place.

Over the past twenty-five years, Larry in partnership with Community Celebration of Place has honored nearly … Read More »

Young Publishers: Men of Color Series

“Who will carry on this story when I’m gone?” – Slava Bryn, Elder

In school year 2013-2014, Larry Long initiated the creation and publishing of twelve story-song books through Community Celebration of Place in partnership with the West Metro Education Program and Minneapolis Public Schools. These … Read More »

New CD from Larry Long - Don't Stand Still
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