15TH ANNUAL “PEACE THROUGH MUSIC” BENEFIT CONCERT NOV. 9, 2013
PASADENA, Calif.—The City of Pasadena’s Human Relations Commission proudly presents the15th Annual "Peace Through Music" Benefit Concert beginning at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, November 9, 2013 at the First Church of the Nazarene, 3700 E. Sierra Madre Blvd.
This year’s theme will be “Ending Hate and Giving Hope.” That same evening, the Human Relations Commission will be celebrating 50 years as a City Commission.
Performing Artists at this year’s concert include: Yin Yin Yuang, pianist; Dr. Svetlana Oganesian, violinist; Alisonne Crawford, vocalist; Victoria Gu, dancer; Serena Wang, pianist; Sarah Liu, pianist; Alice Pero, flutist; Vahe Hayrikyan, cellist, and Matthew Tso, pianist.
Tickets are $20.00 each and redeemable at the door. Please make checks payable to the City of Pasadena Human Relations Commission. Proceeds benefit special programs of the Pasadena Human Relations Commission.
The Pasadena Human Relations Commission is committed to reducing prejudice, violence and hate crimes in the greater Pasadena area while also promoting good will and equal opportunity. The Commission helps provide the community with the understanding and knowledge to foster, appreciate accept cultural differences and diversity.
For more information, contact Commissioner Nat Nehdar, (626) 351-8680 or Commissioner Soji Kashiwagi, (626) 840-8131.
For more information about the City of Pasadena, go online to www.cityofpasadena.net or follow us on Twitter @PasadenaGov.
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