Dialogue for Peace

In October of 1963, shortly before his assassination, President John F. Kennedy made the following remarks at Amherst College on the subject of art.

“Our national strength matters, but the spirit which informs and controls our strength matters just as much. This was the special significance of Robert Frost… He saw poetry as the means of saving power from itself. When power leads men towards arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the areas of man's concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of his existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses. For art establishes the basic human truth which must serve as the touchstone of our judgment.”

Join us in this musical dialogue for peace -- a dialogue of cultures that can help open the door to a new paradigm of friendship and peace through cooperation and development.

We’ll present a program of Spirituals, hymns and folk songs from many parts of the world, along with the Kyrie section of J.S. Bach’s B Minor Mass and other classical works.

Both virtual and in-person tickets are available. See you there! 
tix.musae.me/dialogueforpeace

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PROGRAM

WHEN
June 26, 2022 at 5:00pm - 6:30pm
WHERE
Good Shepherd-Faith Church (near Lincoln Center)
CONTACT
John Scialdone · · 201-233-8615
40 RSVPS
Cynthia Rush Jane Bloomer Gerard Placide Bob Bowen Diane Sare Francesco Murano malene robinson Rachel Brown Lena Kanitz Amber Smith Isabel Benebgui-Montilla Suyog Gandhi Johnny Madrid

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Cynthia Rush
Jane Bloomer
Gerard Placide
Bob Bowen
Diane Sare
Francesco Murano
malene robinson
Rachel Brown
Lena Kanitz
Amber Smith
Isabel Benebgui-Montilla
Suyog Gandhi
Johnny Madrid

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