Amplified Voices: A Connections Concert ft Peter Yarrow and Heartbeat
25% discount for RPCV/W members. Register here and the code will be sent to you. Check "Additional Information" in the confirmation email.
$15 general admission, $7.50 for students and children (with RPCV/W discount)
Sunday, November 10, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Georgetown University, Gaston Hall
A diverse range of musicians and artists will gather to explore the power of music to connect people around the world. This groundbreaking initiative will connect artist from the United States and the Middle East, giving special attention to the efforts of those building peace in Israel and Palestine.
All proceeds will go to further grassroots peacebuilding efforts between Israelis, Palestinians, and Americans.
Andy Shallal, owner of Busboys and Poets
Live performances by:
Peter Yarrow, of Peter, Paul and Mary
Heartbeat, The Israeli Palestinian Youth Music Project
Farah Siraj, Jordanian vocalist
Humayun Khan, Afghan vocalist and harmonium player
Bethany & Rufus, American cello and voice duo
Live connections to the Middle East with:
David Broza, Israeli guitarist, percussionist, and vocalist
Jerusalem Youth Chorus, Palestinian and Israeli high school students from East and West Jerusalem
Jaffa Voices of Peace, Jewish, Muslim, and Christian youth chorus from Tel Aviv-Jaffa
A post-party will immediately follow the event featuring a range of peacebuilding organizations working in the Middle East, the United States, and beyond.