Alabama Folklife Association Director Joyce H. Cauthen will give a presentation Sunday on the origin of Alabama's music culture, according to the Florence-Lauderdale Tourism office.

The event, called "Fiddlers, Banjo Players and Strawbeaters: Alabama's First Pop Musicians," is 6-9 p.m. at the Florence Indian Mound Museum, 1028 S. Court St., officials said.

Admission is free.

The association was founded in 1980, according to its website. It is a nonprofit organization in partnership with the Alabama State Council of the Arts. or 256-740-5739. Twitter @TD_BDelinski


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