Byron Nicholai Unplugged
1:30 p.m. | Crossroads Gallery
The program is free with museum admission, $7 charge to view special exhibition Yua: Henri Matisse and the Inner Arctic Spirit applies.
Byron Nicholai (Yup’ik) of Toksook Bay, Alaska learned traditional Yup’ik drumming at the age of 12 and then became a YouTube sensation with thousands of followers who liked his “I Sing, You Dance” fan page. Join Byron in a discussion about his fascinating musical layers that straddle the ancient and contemporary in this “Unplugged” stage performance that weaves lecture and music together.