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.
Tickets to the evening’s Rock ‘n’ Roll celebration – Art & Soul, a fundraiser for the Mosesian Center for the Arts (MCA) features a Memphis-style BBQ dinner from The Smoke Shop by Andy Husbands, a spirited conversation with Guralnick and storied writer and editor Mark Feeney, followed by a Rock ‘n’ Soul Revue featuring Giant Kings with Special Guests Barrence Whitfield, Dennis Brennan, Andrea Gillis, and Jesse Dee! Giant Kings are Chris Cote, Duke Levine, Kevin Barry, Marty Ballou, Andy Plaisted, Paul Ahstrand, and Mark Earley.
The VIP Pre-Reception starts at 6:00pm and features a Hors d'oeuvres, drinks, a Meet & Greet with Peter, a reading, performances, and more!
6:00pm VIP Reception, 6:30pm General Admission Reception
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Gala Host Committee:
Mike Denneen, Q Division
Mark Kates, Fenway Recordings
Woody Giessmann, Right Turn, Inc.
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
Made possible by our Friends and Sponsors:
The Charles Mosesian Family Foundation
Vincent Piccirilli & Anita Meiklejohn
John Foote & Kristen Rupert
Joe & Helen Soussou
Our most sincere thanks to the Donors that help make this event possible: