The Richmond Folk Festival: A Virtual Celebration
The Richmond Folk Festival will celebrate its 16th anniversary the weekend of October 9-11 with a “virtual” event that will bring together the community through a special television program, radio broadcasts and online streaming. The show will go on - as a virtual event - celebrating the roots, richness, and variety of American culture.
Checking in No. 8: Reginald Chapman
Reginald Chapman is a bass trombonist, bass trumpeter, tuba player and composer. He grew up in Richmond and played for years with No BS Brass. In this episode of Checking in, Reginald discusses the trajectory of his career including his time at UI Urbana-Champaign and the last two years playing in New York. He talks about how he has been imoacted by the pandemic and how he has stayed productive and found opportunities to continue making music.