Squeeze Box Stories funding

The California Council for the Humanities awarded a $40,000 grant for the California Stories: California Documentary Project proposal “Squeezebox Stories.” This will fund a radio documentary by project directors Julie Caine and MariĆ© Abe exploring the stories and rich traditions of the accordion in California’s diverse cultural landscape. “Squeezebox Stories is a sound-rich, narrative-driven public radio documentary that explores the social history, multicultural adaptation, and musical variation of this eclectic, loud, and portable people’s instrument.”

Rumbo a california

The Arhoolie Foundation is proud to present: Rumbo a California: Making Mexican Music in the Golden State, a bilingual digital exhibition that explores the history of Mexican music in California and the stories of the people, labels, and events that have shaped it.


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