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Grammy Award Winner At Gallo Center

Internationally hailed as one of the greatest songstresses of our time, Grammy
Award winning Roberta Flack will perform at the Gallo Center for the Arts on Sunday, November 6, at 7:00 PM. Her songs bring
insight into our lives, loves, culture and politics, while effortlessly
traversing a broad musical landscape from pop to soul to folk to jazz.

 

Tickets range from $25 to $75. A 15% discount is available for groups of
15 or more.  For tickets and more information, visit
www.galloarts.org or call (209) 338-2100.

 

With a string of hits, including, “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face”,
“Where Is the Love” (a duet with former Howard University classmate Donny Hathaway), “Killing Me
Softly With His Song”, “Feel Like Makin’ Love”, “The Closer I Get to You”,
“Tonight I Celebrate My Love”, and “Set the Night to Music”, Ms. Flack has built
a musical legacy. In 1999, she aptly received a Star on Hollywood ’s legendary
Walk of Fame.

 

Classically trained on the piano from an early age, Ms. Flack received a
music scholarship at age 15 to attend Howard University . Discovered while singing at the
Washington , DC nightclub Mr.
Henry’s by jazz musician Les McCann, she was promptly signed to Atlantic
Records.

 

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