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Durham County Library Presents: Maurice White, Earth, Wind & Fire: The Soundtrack of a Generation

Program: Maurice White, Earth, Wind & Fire: The Soundtrack of a Generation
Date: Tuesday, June 7
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: Stanford L. Warren Branch Library, 1201 Fayetteville Rd.
Cost: Free and open to the public

About: Durham County Library will host radio personality and music historian, Howard Burchette, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 7 at Stanford L. Warren Branch Library (1201 Fayetteville Rd.) to discuss Maurice White, Earth, Wind & Fire: The Soundtrack of a Generation.

The band Earth, Wind & Fire spanned such diverse genres as R&B, soul, funk, jazz, disco and rock. For a generation of Americans and international audiences in the 1970s and 1980s, this dynamic musical group spread a message of spiritual brotherhood, beauty, love and African American uplift. In this interactive presentation, Howard Burchette will discuss the history, legacy and implications of Earth, Wind & Fire on American popular culture.

This program is sponsored by Durham Library Foundation. For more information, call Carter B. Cue at 919-560-0282 or visit durhamcountylibrary.org.

Durham County Library encourages Discovery, connects the Community and leads in Literacy. As a department of Durham County Government, the library furthers Goal 1 of the county’s Strategic Plan by enhancing cultural, educational and creative opportunities. For more information about the library, visit durhamcountylibrary.org.

Contact: Matthew Clobridge
919-560-0128 or mclobridge@dconc.gov

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