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Louisiana Music History: Materials in Special Collections


There are many ways to enjoy music in Louisiana — be it at a theatre, at a festival, in the streets, or in your home. We have compiled a list of some of the most recognizable and well-represented venues in our collections, but this is not exhaustive. With a strong music culture comes a plethora of historic buildings, sites, and events across the state. Browse the venue pages of this research guide to learn about Carnival, Congo Square, Festivals, the French Opera House, music in the home, Storyville, and more. 

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