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Sustainable Blackwood: Harvesting the Music Tree

Brenda Schuman-Post

  • Virtuoso Oboist

Virtuoso oboist Brenda Schuman-Post is a foremost expert on the relationship between musicians and the music industry and the people and places where African Blackwood grows.

In this talk, Schuman-Post offers an eye-opening look into the people and places, environmental and social issues surrounding this commercially threatened tree from which flutes, oboes, clarinets, and bagpipes are made.

Friday, October 14, 2011
9:30 - 11:00 a.m.