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    This is a note from Sam Edwards/Co founder of Friends of Negro Spirituals 510 869-4359 for more information. The Truth in Knowing/Now: A Conversation across
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      This is a note from Sam Edwards/Co founder of Friends of Negro
      Spirituals
      510 869-4359 for more information.

      The Truth in Knowing/Now: A Conversation across the African Diaspora
      A Long Journey Home, Concertizing the Golden Triangle
      Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir, Black Voices from
      England,

      Friends of Negro Spirituals a 501 (c) (3) Bay Area organization is
      indeed excited to be a presenting partner of the San Francisco
      International Arts Festival's 2007 program whose theme is The Truth
      in Knowing/Now. A Conversation Across the African Diaspora.

      The Festival's events will take place from May 16-27 in locations in
      San Francisco. Please visit the Festival's website at
      http://sfiaf.org/for details.

      FNS is particularly proud to be co-presenting the compellingly rich
      musical collaboration of our own internationally renowned Linda
      Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir and two other exceptionally
      gifted choirs, Black Voices from Birmingham, England & a rousing 50
      voice Community Chorus.

      Together, the choirs will present a stirring and educational concert
      called A Long Journey Home, Concertizing the Golden Triangle.
      Singing, spoken word, traditional music of Africa, and the musical
      legacy of African slaves in the Americas (spirituals, field moans and
      hollers, arhoolies, blues, and African American folk music) will be
      used to explore Caribbean and North American cultural experiences,
      shared roots, and connections holding them together.

      Note
      FNS is offering approximately 20% discounts on tickets to its
      members, friends, and supporters who will be going to the programs.

      Please attend Linda's memorable shows. To get the special discount
      (appx. 20%) to all 2007 Festival programs, please call the Festivals
      box office at 415.439.2456; give the box office the following
      information: Discount Code: 017-FN07; Group Name: Friends of Negro
      Spirituals.

      Please note: the discount offer is not available on-line and must be
      purchased in advance


      Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir, Black Voices from
      England, and a community chorus are going to be in an interesting
      concert in San Francisco on May 26, May 27, and May 28, 8 PM. The
      ensembles will perform in three different venues.

      The concert on Friday, May 25 takes place at 8:00pm at the
      Providence Baptist Church – a community concert

      The concert on Saturday, May 26 takes place at 8:00pm at Brava
      Theatre Center

      The concert on Sunday , May 27 takes place at 8:00pm at Grace
      Cathedral – a community concert

      510 869-4359 for more information on discount offer.
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