Jimmie Rodgers Music Symposium

By: Nick Adam Email
By: Nick Adam Email

Friday marks day three of the Jimmie Rodgers Festival, with events planned for Friday night and all day Saturday.

Friday afternoon a music symposium was held at the MSU Riley Center as Jimmie Rodgers fan and author Barry Mazor spoke about the impact Rodgers is still having on music in America.

Mazor is the author of "Meeting Jimmie Rodgers," and Friday he spoke to participants about how the Meridian native changed music, and but Mississippi on the map.

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