On May 10, 1869, workers drove the so-called “golden spike”spike through railroad ties joining the Union Pacific Railroad with the Central Pacific Railroad. Saturday evening on The American Sound, hear American composer George Antheil’s “Golden Spike,” inspired by America’s transcontinental railroad.
Dean Simms and the Funky Gurus
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A great performance from the King Arts Heritage Jazz Series this past summer: Dean Simms and the Funky Gurus.