Political Folk Concert 12/9/06 8p SB

There will be a FREE political folk concert Saturday, December 9th, to ease the end-of-the-semester tension!  Hope to see you all there!

Tom Neilson, Political Folk Artist
Opening at 8:00 pm: Claudia Jacobs and Greg Galluccio, local folk/blues duo
Sponsored by the Musicians’ Alliance for Peace www.m4p.org

Saturday, December 9, 2006
8:00 – 11:00 p.m.
University Cafe at Stony Brook University’s Student Union
Free and open to the public!

“Folksinger, songwriter, activist, historian, and educator, Tom Neilson provides a voice for all who believe in the power of music to effect change. His award-winning songs of humor, compassion and political  affairs have been performed in 16 countries on 5 continents. His lyrics are celebrated for their sophistication, political astuteness, and wit.

“Recently selected as a Finalist in the Kerrville Folk Festival, he was referred to as the “Jon Stewart of folk music.” With long standing involvements with groups working for peace and justice, you will hear his music at the gates of military bases, nuclear plants, on union lines, and to free political prisoners such as Leonard Peltier and Mumia Abu-Jamal.”


The Musicians’ Alliance for Peace
The Music for Peace Project: A global concert series for peace
March 30 – April 1, 2007
Locations: Worldwide
More Info: www.m4p.org
Be the change you want to see in the world.
–Mahatma Gandhi

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