BOARD of DIRECTORS
Cleveland Kurtz, President
Dr. Maxwell Whiting,
Sylvia Whiting, Sec/Treasurer
Instruments for Children
Sylvia Ann Soares
Lynn & Elizabeth Pegg
Richard & Donna Pena
The Rhode Island Rhythm & Blues Preservation Society (RIRBPS) is a 501(c)3 all volunteer non-profit organization established in 2003 by Edward A 'Prof' Coates and a few dedicated local supporters devoted to preserving and promoting the legacy, heritage and connection of rhythm & blues in Rhode Island.
As a membership organization we offer a variety of community programs and services.
* Preserve & promote R&B through activities, events & education.
* Preserve and promote the heritage & historical connections of R&B music in the evolution of American popular music.
* Improve awareness and acceptance of R&B by the public as a musical art form.
Performing at the Providence Performing Arts Center: A show you won't want to miss.
Tower of Power is celebrating 55 Years. . . . An American R&B and funk based band out of Oakland, CA, they have performed since 1968 with 8 songs on the Billboard Hot 100; performing with legends Otis Redding, Elton John, Santana, the Grateful Dead, John Lee Hooker, Bonnie Raitt and countless others.
Hear the sounds of yesteryear, today and tomorrow. A vigorous and dynamic performance. The RI Philharmonic Orchestra will add highlights to remember.
For tickets & Information: call 401.421.ARTS (2787) or email@example.com.
Please let us know if you'd like
'A Day in the Life' presentation
at your venue or function.
'A Day in the LIfe' Musical Series