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Opening Gala: Lionel Richie in concert, Cassandra Wilson and her musicians

Last year it was the unforgettable Stevie Wonder event… this year, the Festival hits another homerun, with another artist whom organizers have dreamt of presenting since the very beginning of the Festival: Lionel Richie! The king of the slow-dance classics (Say You, Say Me, Endless Love…), a human jukebox of dance hits (All Night Long), a prolific lyricist and composer (Lady for Kenny Rogers, We Are the World for… the world) and, of course, the singer and soul of the legendary Commodores—THE Motown stars of the ’70s—Richie has led an extraordinary and exemplary career and left his indelible mark upon American music, gold-plating four decades of our musical culture with hits we’ve all hummed, whistled—or sung at the top of our lungs! On the other side of this incredible evening, welcome back Cassandra Wilson, a dear friend of the Festival—recipient of our Miles-Davis Award in 1999—who never fails to bewitch us with her deep, velvety, sensual voice and a blues sensibility that is perfectly at home on the legendary Blue Note label. A Special Event filled with musical thrills!
CBC Radio-Canada, La Presse cyberpresse.ca, RockDétente 107,3, CHOM 97.7 The Spirit of Rock, Planète jazz 91.9 Mon univers musical
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Friday, June 25, 2010 at 7:00 PM
CBC Radio-Canada
Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier - PdA
175 Ste. Catherine Street West Google Map
From $88.50 to $128.50
Assigned seating
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Saturday, June 26, 2010 at 7:00 PM
CBC Radio-Canada
Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier - PdA
175 Ste. Catherine Street West Google Map
From $88.50 to $128.50
Assigned seating
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Going to have fun, especially with Lionel Richie and Cassandra Wilson

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