Weekend: Music, Elder Open Mic, Franklin's Party
A simple list of notable live music, arts and cultural events right here in Hyattsville this weekend.
Friday, Feb. 24, 2012
The OOO Trio (pronounced Tri-O Trio), features Luke Stewart on upright bass, Sam Lohman on drums and Aaron Martin on Saxaphone. The members bring years of regional jazz experience to the table, so come early and don't miss a minute.
Saturday, Feb. 26, 2012 -
Business hours - Franklin's 10th Anniversary Event - Franklin's Restaurant, Brewery and General Store
Celebrating 10 years of the restaurant wing of the store, Franklin's presents brewery tours, kids treats and a wine tasting in the general store. Plus, customers can get a free Franklin's Pint Glass with a purchase of a house beer.
Learn about Rappercussions, a musical style which combines insightful and educational hip-hop lyricism with African style drumming. Perfect for ages 9-14.
Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. - Brunch Sonatas - Urban Eats Arts and Music Cafe - No Cover
Violinist Raycurt Johnson and Pianist Carl Banner provide soothing sonatas to serenade you as you enjoy Sunday brunch.
Mature Voices will highlight the diverse voices of "experienced" poets ages 55 and above. Elders of all skill levels are invited to share, and the organizers promise a "warm, inviting envornment" for all with the courage to take the stage.