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Onstage With Drink Small: 90th Birthday Celebration

Presented by Koger Center for the Arts and SCETV and The ColaJazz Foundation at Koger Center for the Arts, Columbia SC

Oct 26 2022
Onstage With Drink Small: 90th Birthday Celebration

Koger Center for the Arts, ColaJazz Foundation, and South Carolina ETV and Public Radio invite you to join us onstage with Drink Small to celebrate his 90th Birthday!

The Blues Doctor is a title familiar to folks throughout the Carolinas, and it belongs to the one and only Drink Small. Born in Bishopville, where his family sharecropped, he taught himself to play guitar on his uncle’s one string by age 7. Beginning as a gospel performer, he first recorded with “The Spiritualaires” in 1956 on Vee Jay Records. He later toured with The Staples Singers and Sam Cooke. By 1959 he turned his focus to blues, becoming famous for his basso profondo voice, his Piedmont

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General Admission: $28

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