Grammy Award Winning Gregory Porter Performs In Grand Rapids
Scott Vander Werf February 14, 2014 | WGVU Singer Gregory Porter won the Grammy for Best Vocal Jazz recording at this year's ceremony two weeks ago. He's performing at St. Cecilia Music Center in downtown Grand Rapids on Thursday, February 20th, at 7:30 pm. WGVU's Scott Vander Werf talks with Executive Director Cathy Holbrook about the concert in this feature report.
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