Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Festival
07/20/15: Sunflower River Blues & Gospel Fest awarded $4,500 grant from Mississippi Arts Commission
Fine-tuning details and fund-raising projects to keep the 28th annual Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Festival free and open to the public are core association members meeting weekly at the Delta Blues Museum including (from left) Nancy Foley, Malvita Tillis Presley, Georgianna Smith, Maie Smith, Johnny Kinnard, gospel chairman; Checo White, John Sherman, chairman, Dave de Zwaan, Sandy de Zwaan, and JoAnn Blue. Not pictured are Shelley Ritter and Catherine Clark.  The MAC review panel awarded $4,500 to the Sunflower Blues Association, and cited the organization‘s ‘strong community support, strong volunteer support, great partnerships, and partnership with the Delta Blues Museum.’  The festival takes place in downtown Clarksdale Aug. 7-8-9. To become a volunteer, call the Chamber of Commerce: 627-7337.

Fine-tuning details and fund-raising projects to keep the 28th annual Sunflower River Blues and Gospel Festival free and open to the public are core association members meeting weekly at the Delta Blues Museum including (from left) Nancy Foley, Malvita Tillis Presley, Georgianna Smith, Maie Smith, Johnny Kinnard, gospel chairman; Checo White, John Sherman, chairman, Dave de Zwaan, Sandy de Zwaan, and JoAnn Blue. Not pictured are Shelley Ritter and Catherine Clark.  The MAC review panel awarded $4,500 to the Sunflower Blues Association, and cited the organization‘s ‘strong community support, strong volunteer support, great partnerships, and partnership with the Delta Blues Museum.’  The festival takes place in downtown Clarksdale Aug. 7-8-9. To become a volunteer, call the Chamber of Commerce: 627-7337.




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Roger Stolle
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Jul 19, 2019 - 4:11PM
Roger Stolle
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Jul 18, 2019 - 11:35AM
Delta Blues Museum
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Jul 16, 2019 - 6:42PM
lustforlaughs
@ThatEricAlper John Fahey's "Sunflower River Blues" over the end credits of "Dogfight", and all the Aimee Mann songs from "Magnolia."
Jul 15, 2019 - 5:08PM
D.C Cross
Sunflower River Blues - John Fahey - D.C Cross cover https://t.co/TMeFHEFUvQ via @YouTube
Jul 15, 2019 - 2:41PM
Roger Stolle
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Jul 15, 2019 - 12:19PM
Roger Stolle
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