Little Rock, AR - In remembrance of Art Porter, Sr., Art Porter Music Education, Inc. (APME), a non-profit organization, invites you to “For the Love of Art,” a birthday and pre-Valentine’s Day celebration featuring an all-star lineup of musicians paying tribute to the "Maestro," the name by which the late Art Porter, Sr. was affectionately referred, Friday, February 10, 2012, 7 p.m., at Cajun's Wharf in Little Rock.
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A capacity Thanksgiving-eve crowd gathered in the basement of Porter's Jazz Cafe in Little Rock to hear award-winning young jazz/contemporary vionlinist Lexington Proter perform during "A Holiday Extravaganza," a Nov. 23 benefit.
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Check out this great article from the Arkansas Times Rock Candy Blog:
Aug. 3 would have been Little Rock-born jazz musician Art Porter Jr.'s 50th birthday. The saxophonist died in a boating accident in Thailand in 1996, not long after performing at a festival celebrating the reign of King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
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