18th Century Tavern Music of the Niagara Frontier
Erie Canal Discovery Center - 24 Church Street, Lockport, NY 14094
Free, public concert presented by Niagara County Deputy Historian Ronald Cary, who will perform period songs from the 1700s and offer interpretation of their meanings. Cary will also explain period clothing and fashions. The tavern songs include songs of love and country life, songs of soldiers and sailors of the sea, and a number of drinking songs and “bawdy” ballets.