School-Time Performance: Toshi Reagon and Big Lovely

February 7 – 9, 2001

Alternate Title Generation BAM Performance: Toshi Reagon and Big Lovely: Protest as Popular Music
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description 3rd - 9th grade; 9th - 12th grade. Following the success of Don Byron's Toons and Tunes, and Vernon Reid's Bring Your Beats, Generation BAM continues its music series with guitarist/folk-rock sensation Toshi Reagon and her seven-piece band. Daughter of Bernice Johnson Reagon and goddaughter of Pete Seeger, Ms. Reagon extends her family's tradition by creating a program for kids that traces Amercian folk music, and rhythm and blues, created exclusively for Generation BAM.
Identifier 2001s.01294
VenueBAM Strong (Majestic, BAM Majestic, BAM Harvey Theater, The Rudin Family Gallery)
lighting designerJonathan "Futz" Cappel
songwriterToshi Reagon