Campus News 2008

For Immediate Release
January 28, 2008

Schreiner University and Texas Heritage Music Foundation kick off spring Coffeehouse series Feb. 6  

KERRVILLE, Texas – Texas Heritage Music Foundation and Schreiner University’s Center for Innovative Learning will begin the spring Coffeehouse series Feb. 6 with performances by popular Austin-based and local performers.

LZ Love & Lightning Red In honor of the 33rd anniversary of Black History Month and the 83rd anniversary of Black History Week, artists LZ Love and Lightning Red will be featured at the first spring Coffeehouse on February 6. Singer songwriter Love began her career as a backup vocalist, working with such notables as Luther Vandross, James Brown and George Benson. Red is a master of both acoustic and slide guitar and exhibits “matchless acoustic style,” according to the Austin Chronicle. Popular Kerrville performer Clifton Fifer will be a special guest. Fifer is known for his programs about black cowboys, Buffalo Soldiers and Native Americans. Nell M. Nash will be performing representing the Doyle Community Center.     

The Coffeehouse takes place from 7-9 p.m. in the Lion’s Den of the Schreiner Cailloux Campus Activity Center. Open mike is at 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. All Texas Music Coffeehouse events are free and open to the public. Sponsors for the spring 2008 Coffeehouse series are Texas Heritage Music Foundation, Center for Innovative Learning, Schreiner Student Activities, Chi Phi Fraternity, The Muse, Sigma Tau Delta and Revolution FM 94.3 KRVL. For more information, contact Dr. Kathleen Hudson at (830) 792-1945 or visit

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