- A multicultural brass band workshop with sociomusicologists Charles Keil and David Hebert.
The "Honkfest Workshop" is organized by popular music expert Reebee Garofalo at
- Notable participants include the Somerville Mayor and renowned radio personalities Click and Clack.
- Performers include the legendary band Original Big Seven from
New Orleansin their first New Englandperformance since Katrina.
- Speakers at the event include Reebee Garofalo (author of notable books such as Rockin Out, Policing Pop, and Rockin the Boat) and Charles Keil (author of numerous music books, including Urban Blues, Tiv Song, Polka Happiness, Music Grooves, My Music, Bright Balkan Morning, and Born to Groove).
VIDEO FROM HONKFEST 2006:
Article on Honkfest 2007:
Prof. Charles Keil:
The Pathband Concept:
Prof. Reebee Garofalo:
Charlie Keil & Seattle Pathband: