Reflections on Peace: From Gandhi to King

Posted on: August 8th, 2013 by Admin


Join us in celebrating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Reflections on Peace: From Gandhi to King, a free multi-cultural concert experience of sacred classical music, traditional Sri-Lankan and Indian sacred songs, traditional hymns, and African-American gospel songs Saturday, August 10, 2013, 8:00 PM-10:00 PM at the MLK Memorial. The concert will be headlined by internationally-recognized Sri-Lankan concert pianist and music director, Soundarie David Rodrigo. Performances will include: classical solo piano works rendered by Rodrigo, sacred songs performed by Indian artists Vidya and Vandana Iyer, and inspirational selections performed by the Washington D.C. based chorale, Nolan Williams, Jr. and the Voices of Inspiration. Other artists joining this tribute include Vidya and Vandan Iyer; Shankar Tucker with Jon Batiste; POEM-CEES, Christylez Bacon and Nistha Raj.

Just added Grammy Award Winner – Donnie McClurkin

Saturday, August 10, 2013
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
1964 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20003