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Getting Merry Like Christmas: A Jazz-Gospel Celebration

RISD Museum 20 North Main Street, Providence, RI, United States

"Getting Merry Like Christmas" merges traditional holiday songs with jazz and gospel sounds. Powerhouse gospel great Doreen Murray, a soloist known throughout New England, joins an excellent ensemble of Providence vocalists, including Janell Brown, Drew Parker, Luna Abreu-Santana, and Jose Baez, with jazz pianist Rod Luther at the keyboard. Robb Dimmick directs. The show will […]


Opening Reception for “A Matter of Truth” Exhibition

Rhode Island State House 82 Smith St, Providence, RI, United States

A Matter of Truth Exhibition Opening Reception Friday, November 10, 2023, 4:30-6:30 pm Rhode Island State House, Bell Room Hosted by RI Black Heritage Society and Secretary of State Gregg Amore A Matter of Truth: The Struggle for African Heritage & Indigenous People for Equal Rights in Providence, Rhode Island (1620-2020) is a 2021 report […]