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Gallery of African Art Celebration and Concert

Gallery of African Art Celebrating Anniversary with FREE Multi-Location Event
Live music, new art, food, crafts, and more to be featured on November 7

Clinton, MA—The Gallery of African Art in Clinton, MA is excited to announce its upcoming one-year anniversary event, the “Gallery of African Art Celebration and Concert.”

On November 7, 2013 from 4-8:30 p.m. at multiple locations, this FREE event will feature new art, musical performances by renowned musicians, food, and more.

The schedule and locations are as follows:

4-7 p.m. —Art, crafts, and live music at BOTH the Gallery of African Art at 62 High Street and Coffeelands Café at 50 High Street, including:

Edward Oluokun – Nigerian high life music
Sean Fullerton – Delta blues
Robin Batchelder – Songye mask craft

7-8:30 p.m. —African drumming processional to the Church of the Good Shepherd on Union Street, followed by live music performances by:

Ron Murray – Jazz/flamenco guitarist
Arti Dixson – World class jazz drummer
Balla Kouyate – Virtuoso balafonist
Issa Coulibaly – Master drummer
And many special guests interpreting African influences on world music

For more information on this FREE event, visit or contact Zach Combs, Director, at

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