Imaging Apartheid benefit!

27 mai 2011 | Posté dans Boycott, Canada, Événements, Palestine, Solidarité

musical celebrations for Palestine. photo Bird flying in Palestinian sky.

    Monday, May 30, 2011
    doors 20h | $6
    Kaza Maza
    4629, avenue du Parc
    Montreal, Quebec
    facebook event

Join us Monday, May 30th for a benefit concert for Imaging Apartheid: the Poster Project for Palestine. Over the past year Imaging Apartheid has been working to gather powerful graphic and poster art work from around the world illustrating the Palestinian struggle for freedom, we are working within the context of the global boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign. Join us for our second in a series of benefit concerts that aim to raise funds and build support for Imaging Apartheid, specifically our outreach work, printing costs of the selected posters, and costs associated to their eventual exhibition and distribution.

Imaging Apartheid’s upcoming concert will feature the following amazing artists, so please come out, bring your friends & enjoy while supporting our project!

performances by

Genevieve Heistek (solo viola)

Genevieve Heistek is a celbrated Montreal musician who will perform a solo viola & vocal set involving loops & sonic manipulations. Heistek is one-half of the percussion/viola duet Hangedup on Constellation records and has performed widely around the world, including opening for Godspeed You! Black Emperor this year at the All Tomorrow’s Parties festival in London, England. As a musician Heistek has also performed and played with Set Fire To Flames and The Mile-End Ladies’ String Auxiliary.

Brahja Waldman & Thierry Amar duet

Brahja Waldman (saxophone) and Thierry Amar (double-bass) are two very fine musicians who each play in various Montreal-based projects. This will be their first performance together. They’ll be presenting compositions by Ornette Coleman and other soulful music.

for information

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