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Slim Clark Memorial Scholarship Concert set for May 4

Posted April 22, 2013, at 11:24 a.m.

 HARTLAND, Maine – The 13th annual Slim Clark concert will be held May 4, at the Irving Tanning Community Center located in the consolidated school located on Elm Street in Hartland.

This event funds a scholarship at Nokomis Regional High School in Newport to a student going on to college to pursue a career in the arts.

Slim was not only known as an internationally recognized musician he was also a well know wildlife artist. His works are owned and prized by hundreds of people.

It this the 13th year since his passing, Jasmine Records of the United Kingdom, has released a new double CD collection of his old 78 records remastered. These will be available at the show.

Appearing this year is Jewel Clark Slim’s, daughter doing some old country and lots of yodeling.

The Misty Mountaineers one of Maine’s longest running Bluegrass acts and featuring this year a special reunion of the 1986  Misty Mountaineers .

There will be refreshments served by the School’s  P.T.F. group as well as 50/50 raffle .

The doors open at 6 p.m., with the show at 7 p.m.

This event is again sponsored as it has since it’s inception by Muffler King of Newport and Q106.5 Radio.

For more information contact 672-4481.

 

 

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