Meet early 20th-century opera singer Ruby Elzy, who had roots in rural Mississippi and Columbus.
Hear African American operatic singer, Ruby Elzy; and a tour of the Columbus Washboard Co.
This episode of Columbus Neighborhoods features the hidden gems of the Columbus music scene – onstage and off. We’ll take you to a Welsh hymn-singing festival. You’ll meet the members of local band Didi, singer-songwriter Eric Gnezda and historic opera singer Ruby Elzy. Plus, we’ll visit the Ohio History Connection to view music memorabilia.