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World Playing for Change Day 33:3 event is being held in Gas City, Indiana at Eugene "Beaner" Linn Park (Gas City Park) on S. Broadway St.
JUST IN, JUST IN... JARS OF CLAY IS COMING, TOO! Jars of Clay is performing a benefit concert to raise money for Blood:Water Mission, an organization that supports HIV/AIDS and clean water projects in Africa. Jars of Clay will be performing at approximately 5:00 p.m. - better come early, early, early! It may take a while to get parked and get seated :)
Bernard Woma, pictured, will be leading the attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the world's largest hand-drumming "lesson" on Saturday, September 22, 2012 - we are expecting over 5,000 drummers. Bernard Woma is the Cultural Ambassador of Ghana (check him out at bernardwoma.com). He also owns the Dagara Music and Arts School in Ghana in which he gives personal instruction. Bernard has shared the stage with artists such as Maya Angelou, Yo Yo Ma, and Glen Velez. He has also performed for U.S. president Bill Clinton, Nelson Mandela and Queen Elizabeth II. This particular event to break the world record will take place at 3:33p. local time and will continue for 30 minutes. Bring your drum, bring your chair, bring your family.
DID YOU HEAR?? JARS OF CLAY IS COMING, TOO!
This is a FREE event for all... there will be LOTS of other activities and performances throughout the day. Unearth all your 60's and 70's hippie gear and let's party,,, It's all about Peace, Love, and Music! If you've forgotten your sense of humor, better go get it... you'll need it here :D
AND DON'T FORGET... JARS OF CLAY IS COMING, JARS OF CLAY IS COMING!
Play an instrument or have anything that makes noise? Bring it with you and let's come together to have one huge jam fest that the world has yet to see! Open Jam Fest will take place from sunset to midnight! SAVE THE DATE - THIS IS ONE EVENT YOU DO NOT WANT TO MISS! One love!
Everyone involved, from performers to set-up crews to clean-up crews, are volunteering their time and talent as a way of giving back, not only to this community but to the world. They know that whatever they give, they get back at least 10-fold... that's just the way things roll!
Oh, and one more thing... JARS OF CLAY IS COMING, JARS OF CLAY IS COMING! Yep, it's gonna be a blast!
Please be generous with your love offerings to the performers - being generous will greatly increase the chances that Jars of Clay will return again for a repeat performance.
WOW!! Go to the facebook page listed below... "Like" for your chance to win an authentic African djembe drum handcrafted by Bernard Woma at the Dagara Music and Arts School in Ghana, Africa. Drawing to be held on day of event.
Be sure to watch the short clip at the upper right - it'll get your feet tappin'...
What?? JARS OF CLAY IS COMING?? YES! JARS OF CLAY IS COMING!
No tickets, no kidding... it's a benefit concert! JARS OF CLAY IS COMING!
You will be truly amazed! Vendors have been hand-picked to bring you fabulous, fabulous products - better bring lots of cash!
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As a direct result of your leadership, children in communities around the world will continue to be able to learn music in ways they couldn't have without your support. What's more, thanks to your support, the children in our schools will continue to build connections and relationships across cultural and political boundaries, learning and sharing with one another and with the Playing For Change community worldwide.