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Shenson Faculty Concert Series: Stevie Wonder – His Songs in the Key of Life with Clif Payne

July 25, 2024
7:00 pm
CMC Concert Hall
544 Capp Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

Join GRAMMY-honored vocalist Clif Payne as he celebrates songs from Stevie Wonder’s greatest album, Songs In The Key of Life. For this special concert, Clif will sing re-imagined versions of Stevie’s songs backed by a trio consisting of pianist Frank Martin, bassist Daniel Fabricant and drummer David Rokeach. Frank has toured with Sting, Billy Joel […]

Cost: Free
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