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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