27th Annual Marvin Gaye Day Celebration

The 27th Annual Marvin Gaye Day Celebration
April 2, 2011 11am-4pm
The Historical Society of Washington, DC
8th & K Streets, N.W
Washington, D.C. 20001

Documentary: The Life and Death of Marvin Gaye 11am-1pm

Panel Discussion & Q&A: 1:05pm-2:30pm
Marvin Gaye’s Life In DC & The History of R&B
Gregory “Guitar” Gaskins, Jimi Dougans, Sandra Bears, Reese Palmer, &
Rev. Sandra Butler-Truesdale, Moderator

AAMA Awards Ceremony: 2:30pm-3:00pm
Honoring Legendary Musicians & Performers who have given in Community Service

Performances By: 3:00pm-4:00pm
Leonard, Coleman & Blunt–Blunt & Coolfire performing Marvin Gaye
Nationally Known Vocalist: Al Johnson, Performing A Medley of Marvin Gaye’s Greatest Hits

Original Marvin Gaye Memorabilia by Al the Artist

Presented By :
The African American Music Association, Inc.,
Supported By: Emma Mae Gallery, DC Legendary Musicians, DC Arts
District & The Historical Society of Washington, DC

Please not that the times specified are subject to change.

Emma Mae Gallery at the Reeves Center
2000 14th St., NW, 1st flr.
Washington, DC 20009


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One Response to 27th Annual Marvin Gaye Day Celebration

  1. Wish we could have someone over here bright enough to organise a Marvin Gaye day in England. Still miss him and his music so so much.
    Thanks for reading this.

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