TITLE

Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival

AUTHOR(S)
Wood, Arthur
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Maverick;Aug2011, Issue 109, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the highlights of the Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival that was held in Richardson, Texas on May 25, 2011. The event featured a tribute concert for Michael Terry, the booker and manager of Uncle Calvin's Coffeehouse, a church hall venue for folk music concerts in Dallas. Performers included Pierce Pettis, Sara Hickman and Tom Kimmel. Terry's widow, Kendra, was also presented with a Wildflower! Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of Michael's support of musicians.
ACCESSION #
66861479

 

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