Posted at 8:19 AM (PDT) on Tuesday, March 13, 2007
The Board of Buskaid USA is delighted to welcome members of The Buskaid Soweto String Ensemble from South Africa to Boston and New York. The Ensemble will be making the following appearances playing Classical, Classic Pop and their own Kwela music:
March 29th 6.30 pm
St. Botolph Club, Boston (by invitation)
March 30th 10:00 am
Boston Arts Academy @ Roland Hayes Music School (617-635-8973)
March 30th 4 pm- 5pm
Grand Staircase, State House, Boston open to the public
March 30th 7.30 pm
St. Paul AME Church, Cambridge, MA (617 661 1110)
March 31st 8.00pm
Union United Methodist Church, Boston, MA (617 536 0872)
April 2nd 9.40am
The Hotchkiss School, Lakeville, CT (private)
April 3rd 7.00pm
South African Consulate, New York (private)
April 4th 12.30pm
The Winter Garden, World Financial Center, NY. (212 417 7000)
April 6th 7.30pm
Bedford Historical Hall, Bedford, New York
The Ensemble has just returned from performing in Paris and before that played at the opening of Oprah Winfrey’s Leadership Academy in South Africa.
Buskaid USA is a tax-exempt 501c3 organization raising money and awareness for The Buskaid Music School. The Buskaid Music School is a stringed instrument school in Soweto helping young musicians in South African Townships.
For more information please visit www.buskaidusa.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.