World Music - Marc Cohn

January 10, 2018

For Immediate Release
January 10, 2018

Arts Commons Presents:
Marc Cohn takes a Walk in Memphis with the Blind Boys of Alabama


CALGARY – In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the release of his seminal album, Arts Commons Presents BD&P World Music is proud to bring Marc Cohn featuring The Blind Boys of Alabama to Arts Commons on February 1, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Jack Singer Concert Hall.

Marc Cohn’s platinum-selling self-titled album, featuring the GRAMMY Award winning song Walking in Memphis, helped to define a generation of music and music listeners.  Now he returns to the stage to perform his album as it was always meant to be played, from start to finish in its entirety. 

Joined by the legendary vocalists, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Cohn demonstrates how his classic has stood the test of time, performing his iconic music in celebration of the anniversary, as well as more recent compositions and collaborations that have become part of his timeless repertoire.

 Watch Marc Cohn perform Walking in Memphis live with the Blind Boys of Alabama.


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Who:                           Arts Commons Presents: BD&P World Music

Marc Cohn featuring The Blind Boys of Alabama

Where:                        Arts Commons (Jack Singer Concert Hall)

When:                         Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 7:30pm





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