TreeCat Café Features Evelyn Harris

Evelyn Harris with Paul Arslanian on piano
When 06:30 PM 08:30 PM Oct 15, 2015
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Where Treehouse Community Center, 1 Treehouse Circle, Easthampton, MA
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6:30pm on Thursday October 15, 2015.

Evelyn Harris

Evelyn Harris is a Grammy Award-winning vocalist, Grammy-nominated composer, and former member of the internationally acclaimed African American women’s a capella ensemble group, Sweet Honey in the Rock. She co-produced nine of the ensemble’s albums. In 1988, one of Harris’ original compositions, State of Emergency, from the group’s album Live at Carnegie Hall, was nominated for a Grammy Award. Since then, Harris has had a successful solo career both locally and nationally, per-forming in a range of musical styles, including jazz, R&B, gospel, blues, rock, and folk. She has performed and collaborated with Odetta, Holly Near, Glory Van Scott, Alice Walker, Maya Angelou, June Jordan, Sonia Sanchez, Horace Boyer, Jane Sapp, Zap Mama and Take 6. Paul Arslanian has been working as a pianist, composer, and dance accompanist since 1971. Arslanian is the coor-dinator for the weekly Northampton Jazz Workshop.

Admission is a suggested donation of $20 for general public and $5 for Treehouse community members. Donations will help to fund and sustain the TreeCat Café and other youth programs at Treehouse. Food will be served. Seating is limited and RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED!

TreeCat Cafe is located at the Treehouse Community Center, Easthampton Meadows, 1 Treehouse Circle, Easthampton, MA. Contact Jennifer Matias at 857- 919-4045 or via email at  for more information.

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