Grammy-Winning Carolina Chocolate Drops Play Jazz Fest Saturday, April 28th

Apr 13, 2012

Carolina Chocolate Drops singer and banjoist Rhiannon Giddens was preparing for a career in opera when she discovered the rich tradition of African-American string band music and performance in the Piedmont region. She completely changed directions, and co-founded the now Grammy-winning Carolina Chocolate Drops. The Carolina Chocolate Drops play Jazz Fest Saturday, April 28th.

To find out more about Rhiannon Giddens and the Carolina Chocolate Drops please click here:

For more information about the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival presented by Shell, please click here: