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Free Outdoor Band Concert Series at The Clark Features ‘Incendio’

For Immediate Release

July 13, 2012

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WILLIAMSTOWN, MA—On Tuesday, July 24, at 6 pm, the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute presents the Latin world-fusion group Incendio as the final concert in its series of free family-friendly outdoor summer band concerts. Barbecue fare will be available for purchase and the galleries will remain open for visitors until 6 pm. In the event of rain, the concert will be held in the auditorium.

With a unique alchemy of composition, technique, and performance that combines seductive melodies with explosive improvisatory journeys, Incendio takes instrumental Spanish guitar music to new and uncharted artistic levels. The band has released seven critically acclaimed international CDs, with the bold, romantic Spanish guitar at the heart of every track and its timeless sound recast in powerful modern arrangements. Incendio—which performs more than 150 shows throughout the United States every year—is renowned for their onstage energy and fretboard wizardry.

Williamstown Savings Bank sponsors the summer band concert series, which this year featured The Eagles Band, Misty Blues, Banjo Dan and the Mid-nite Plowboys, and Incendio.

About the Clark

The Clark is located at 225 South Street in Williamstown, Massachusetts. The galleries are open daily in July and August (open Tuesday through Sunday from September through June), 10 am to 5 pm. Admission is $15 June 1 through October 31; free November through May; and free year-round for Clark members, children 18 and younger, and students with valid ID. For more information, call 413 458 2303 or visit clarkart.edu.

Calendar Listing

July 24: The Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute continues its tradition of presenting free family-friendly outdoor summer band concerts on Tuesdays in July beginning at 6 pm. On July 24, the series concludes with the Latin guitar world-fusion group Incendio, whose unique alchemy of composition, technique, and performance combines seductive melodies with explosive improvisatory journeys—taking instrumental Spanish guitar music to new and uncharted artistic levels. Barbecue fare will be available for purchase and the galleries will remain open for visitors until 6 pm. In the event of rain, the concert will be held in the auditorium. The summer band concert series is sponsored by Williamstown Savings Bank. The Clark, 225 South Street, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 413 458 2303, clarkart.edu.

CONTACT:
Sally Morse Majewski
The Clark
413 458 0588
smajewski@clarkart.edu

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