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Savannah Music Festival

2025 Traditional Arts Touring Grant Recipient

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Savannah, Georgia

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Lucky 7 Brass Band

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In spring 2025, Savannah Music Festival will present Victor Sawyer and Marcella Simien with members of Lucky 7 Brass Band. The band will perform one public concert and ten educational performances as part of SMF’s Musical Explorers program for K-2 students. The audience will be Savannah-area adults, teachers and students, and the project will focus on the New Orleans second line tradition.