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Native American Flute Performance at Kankakee Community College

Music from the Native American culture will be performed by Bill Miller, award-winning flute player on Monday, Nov. 18 from noon – 1 p.m. in the College Center at Kankakee Community College.

This event is free and open to the community.

Miller is a Native American performer, songwriter, activist, painter, and world-class native flute player. He has more than a dozen albums, three Grammy® Awards, numerous Native American Music Awards, including a “Lifetime Achievement” Award (2007); and is the former leader of Wisconsin’s La Crosse Symphony Orchestra.

He also was a featured performer at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Tribute to Johnny Cash in 2016.

Miller is a Mohican Indian from northern Wisconsin, where he grew up amid the streams and woodlands of the reservation.

For more information about the KCC event, contact Laura Gardner, at lgardner@kcc.edu or phone 815-802-8513.

KCC is located south of downtown Kankakee near River Road, off U.S. 45-52, or take Interstate 57 to Exit 308 and follow the signs. Directions are at www.kcc.edu/directions.

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