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Whitaker Center
Central PA’s Nonprofit Center for the Arts

Thursday Afternoon

A FREE Local Music Showcase Experience at Whitaker Center

March 12, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Swing by Whitaker Center two Thursdays each month for Thursday Afternoon - a new, ticket-less, FREE live musical event designed to showcase exceptional local and regional talent!

Bring your lunch and enjoy hidden, local musical treasures in the AMP Lobby or Kunkel Gallery! Come and go as you please!



Jake Sherman -
Keyboardist and songwriter extraordinaire.
Thursday, March 12, Kunkel Gallery

Jake Sherman grew up in Boston, learning how chords work by listening to his dad play Bach and quickly became obsessed with the Hammond organ, studying Dr. Lonnie Smith and began visiting Baptist churches to learn about gospel music– a non-jazz genre where the Hammond flourished.  After attendingd Berklee, he toured internationally and was a part of drummer Ralph Peterson’s Unity Project. More recently Jake has been working in a duo, Jake and Abe, and has been collaborating with the great Meshell Ndegeocello on her new album.

Jake’s performance at the Thursday Afternoon series will kick off a tour in support of his new album, Jake Sherman Returns.

Thank you to our presenting sponsor:
Lois Lehrman Grass Foundation

Contact: Jeff Lynch - Series Curator
717-233-1826 - jeff@jefflynch.net

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