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Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

: Freedom. Resilience. Strength.

Juneteenth Emancipation Day Celebration, June 19, 1900, Texas The Portal to Texas History, via Wikimedia Commons

June 19th, or Juneteenth, is the longest running celebration of the end of slavery. For many Americans, it's a day of reflection on freedom, resilience and strength. Join us for music to celebrate Juneteenth on this episode of Performance Today.

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