International Peace Day Concert 2014

 The Second Annual International Peace Day Concert  
A World of Talent, United For Peace
Photo Courtesy of: Dion Trinidad 

We Celebrated International Day of Peace With Over 1000 Guests and Performers!



See photographs of the Concert!


Saturday, September 20, 2014 at Verizon Hall, 7 P.M.

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, Center City Philadelphia 


Art Image: “Harmony” by Ai Yamanaka, The Second Prize Winner of Art for Peace 2012 


Celebrate Peace. Embrace Diversity.

We made a commitment to continue this youth musical collaboration for peace annually to express our support for non-violence globally, as well as in our communities.

Our sincerest thanks to all who supported and collaborated with us.


We could not have done it without you. 


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Part I

Metropolitan Ballet Academy
Philadelphia Girls Choir
Chester County Youth Choir and Chorale
ChildrenSong of New Jersey
Philadelphia Boys Choir
Part II
Samuel Walter, Cello
Micah Walter, Violin
Harmony For Peace Quartet
Part III

 Special Guests
The Moffet School Drummers 
Ohad (Udi) Bar-David, Cello
Hafez Javier Kotain, Dourmbek
Hanna Khoury, Violin
Jiebing Chen, Erhu
Christina Lamberti, Soprano
Daniel Maimone, Tenor
Maestro Reona Ito, Conductor
Harmony For Peace Chamber Orchestra

  Concert Emcee      
Doug Shimell 

                     Jiebing Chen, erhu                     Hafez Javier Kotain, dourmbek                      Hanna Khoury, violin

Harmony 4 Peace Quartet
Violinist Micah Walter; Cellist Samuel Walter; Clarinetist Matthew Walker; Pianist Oxana Harlamova
                  Philadelphia Boys Choir                                          Philadelphia Girls Choir 

The Moffet School Drummers
The Moffet School Drummers are led by percussionist Hafez Kotain, as part of an after-school
program developed by Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture -  a mission driven organization
dedicated to presenting and teaching Arab culture through the arts and language.

Metropolitan Ballet Academy


Chester County Youth Choir & Chorale



ChildrenSong of New Jersey



Reona Ito, conductor

 To purchase Tickets: Kimmel Center Box Office- Phone: 215-893-1999. 

 For Group Tickets Information and Purchase: Email to or Call 484-885-8539. Click here for the order form.




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