[Imc-beirut] Artists Against Apartheid V: Sunday December 7th.
tadamon at resist.ca
Mon Dec 1 11:12:51 PST 2008
* Artists Against Apartheid V
within the ongoing cultural series uniting artists
in Montreal against Israeli Apartheid.
SUNDAY DECEMBER 7th, 2008
La Sala Rossa
4848 St. Laurent
A ground breaking cultural event within the ongoing Artists Against Apartheid
concert series uniting artists from Montreal in solidarity with the growing
international movement against Israeli apartheid.
* Meena Murugesan: a dancer, filmmaker and musician who will perform an excerpt
from a solo contemporary dance work called Aval (Tamil for 'she'), the
performance journeys through generations of women to explore themes of
colonization, sexuality, femininity and the search for freedom within
contradictory cultural values. Aval features live sound composition by Pohanna
Pyne Feinberg. Meena has performed and collaborated with artists across the
world from the United States, India, West Africa, Chile, Brazil and across
* Antoine Bustros: celebrated film music composer for over twenty years,
scoring soundtracks that cover a wide variety of genres and instrumentation.
Recently Antoine Bustros composed the soundtrack for the film documentary
Territories by Mary Ellen Davis. Bustros also writes, conducts and plays with
the ensemble Ulysse which he founded in the year 2000, who's second album
'Hommage à Herrmann' will be released in February 2009. Bustros will be
performing with trumpet player Benoît Piché.
* Acalanto: a Latin American music ensemble which plays popular original and
classic songs bound to resistance movements in the Americas.
* DJ Andy Williams: radio host, community organizer, educator and music mixer
DJ Andy Williams will offer musical mixes rooted in social struggle, from Jazz,
to Blues to Hip-Hop and will also take excerpts from a recently produced music
/ spoken word piece commentary on the recent historic elections in the U.S.
* Jason Selman on trumpet, Rebecca Foon on cello and Stefan Christoff on piano,
a performance bringing together multiple musical worlds with Jazz trumpet
sounds from Jason Selman from Kalmunity Vibe Collective and Nomadic Massive,
cello from Rebecca Foon who performs with Silver Mt. Zion and classical piano
improvisation from Stefan Christoff.
An occurring within the ongoing campaigns pushed forward by Tadamon! Montreal,
a collective working to build solidarity between movements for social and
economic justice from Montreal to the Middle East. Tadamon!'s ongoing political
campaigns operating in Canada, including the campaign for boycott, divestment
and sanctions against Israeli apartheid state & the campaign to challenge the
listing of Hezbollah as a terrorist organization by the Canadian government.
* Tadamon!: Challenging Hezbollah.s listing as a .Terrorist. Group in Canada
* Tadamon!: Boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israeli apartheid
http://www.tadamon.ca / 514 664 1036 / info[at]tadamon.ca
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