Free All-Star Music Event Planned in NYC to Highlight the Need for Global Peace

Washington Square Park, Greenwich Village, New York City May 28th, 2016
 
 
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NEW YORK - May 2, 2016 - PRLog -- Michael Packer, in association with USA for UNHCR - the UN Refugee Agency, announced today a live blues concert event to occur on may 28, 2016 in New York City's famed Washington Square Park, as part of a series of worldwide events titled Blues for Peace.

The free Greenwich Village Park event, with permission granted by The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, will offer live music performances from 1p.m. through 5p.m.

For more information:

USA for UNHCR the UN Refugee Agency

202- 644-7150

www.unrefugees.org

www.unrefugees.org/BluesforPeace

Jennifer Patterson

jpatterson@usaforunhcr.org

Nick Feeney

nfeeney@usaforunhcr.org

Michael Packer

718-273-1095

mikepackerblues@netzero.net

Blues for Peace FB page link

https://www.facebook.com/blues-for-peace-1645783499022087/


Artists scheduled to perform include (not in order of appearance):

Joe Louis Walker www.joelouiswalker.com ,

Michael Packer, www.michaelpackerbluesband.com

Paul Nelson www.paulnelsonguitar.com

Jeannine Otis and the St. Marks Church choir https://www.facebook.com/jeannine.otis.7/

Christine Santelli  www.christinesantelli.com

Tim Woods www.timwoodsmusic.com

Miguel Weissman www.harpburn.com (http://www.harpburn.com%20/)

Sandy Allen www.sandmanmusic.net

Lee Delray www.leedelray.com

Also scheduled, a speaker from Democracy Spring www.democracyspring.org

Special guests and additional artists are anticipated to be added to the lineup as their availability becomes known closer to the time of the event.

This concert, produced by Blues for Peace, will occur in conjunction with over 50 global performances held from may 27-30 in more than 25 cities in over 10 countries. Monies raised during these events are to benefit USA for UNHCR. This United Nations agency is currently developing a website to allow for online donations related specifically to Blues for Peace organized concerts.

USA for UNHCR is a non-profit 501 (c) (3). All donations are tax-deductible.

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