On Thursday, April 12th, The Mosesian Center for the Arts will honor Peter Guralnick, Rock ‘n’ Roll historian extraordinaire and acclaimed author, known for his prize-winning two-volume biography of Elvis Presley, Last Train to Memphis and his most recent biography, Sam Phillips: The Man who invented Rock ’n’ Roll

 

The evening’s Rock ‘n’ Roll celebration – Art & Soul, a fundraiser for the Mosesian Center for the Arts (MCA) kicks off with a Memphis-style BBQ dinner followed by a spirited conversation with Guralnick and storied writer, and editor Mark Feeney, followed by a Rock ‘n’ Soul Revue featuring local legends Barrence Whitfield, Eli “Paperboy” Reed, Dennis Brennan, Jesse Dee, and more.

 

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Gala Host Committee:

Mike Denneen, Q Division
Mark Kates, Fenway Recordings
Woody Giessmann, Right Turn, Inc.
Jim Lucchese
Elaine Mosesian, Board of Directors
Allyce Najimy, Foundation to Be Named Later

Charleen Mosesian Onanian, Board of Directors

Panos Panay, Berklee College of Music

Sam Tharp, Fretish
Jen Trynin, Author, Musician