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Hey all, 

Just passing along the info below for the upcoming Soul Force Sacred Music Festival in Pasadena, Ca
There will be al kinds of music, with amazing Drupad from The Gundecha Brothers. Go check it out if you are in LA on April 26-28, 2019. 

Soul Force Sacred Music Festival   -  
'Music as a vehicle for change'

Earth Day Weekend   -  April 26th-28th 

First United Methodist Church, 500 East Colorado Blvd, Pasadena 91001

Get inspired by amazing music & activated with dynamic speakers! Experience ritual music of India, Pakistan, Morocco, Philippines, Hawaii + East/West Spiritual Jazz

 Soul Force hits Pasadena with an explosion of performers from around the world celebrating the relevance of nonviolence and climate action today! Join us for an all-ages weekend of spirited genre-bending rhythms, dynamic speakers and local change-makers in an experience of ritual world music, spiritual jazz and dynamic speakers including civil rights icon, Rev. James Lawson on the power of nonviolence.

Indian Ragas, Sufi Qawwali, Moroccan Trance, Filipino Sacred Chants, East/West Raga Jazz, Hawaiian Songs of Nonviolent Resistance

Friday, April 26th, 8pm (doors open 7:30)
Arohi Ensemble with special guests Dwight Trible & Justo Almario & the Young Men's Ensemble of Los Angeles Children's Chorus

Saturday, April 26th, 12noon-10pm
Starr Kalāhiki & the Liliʻu Project  (Hawaiian songs of nonviolent resistance)
Grace Nono (prayer chants of Philippines)
Fanna-Fi-Allah (Sufi qawwali, Pakistan)
Gundecha Brothers (classical dhrupad, India)
Innov Gnawa (ritual gnawa, Morocco)
Keynote address by Rev. James Lawson

Sunday Service, April 28th, 10-11am
Ressurecting the Spirit of Non-violence with
civil rights icon Rev. James Lawson

Web: (buy tickets here!)

Festival Facebook Event Page

Facebook Group: @soulforceproject

Instagram @soulforceproject @SoulForceProj

We are a city-wide collaboration of performing artists, diverse organizations, scientists and celebrating the universal power of music.  The Soul Force Project is a collective of artists, educators, activists and scientists.  We are partnering with various faith groups, climate action organizations, arts partners and teachers in local schools.  The project is committed to giving people local opportunities to take tangible positive action, including workshops on nonviolent training, regenerative agriculture, refugee & homeless awareness!

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