Special Concert in Philadelphia

 Thank you for joining us! 

It was a spectacular concert with over 800 people attended, all enjoyed the Maestro de Meij led joyous music with beautiful panphare and harmony for peace and friendship. Our warm thanks to all performed, attended and supported the concert!

     


 

“Celebrate Peace for UN70” 

Concert and Events
 
A Very Special Concert to Celebrate the UN 70th Anniversary
 

October 24, 2015    3 – 5 p.m. (Door Opens at 2:30 p.m.)

 
Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
 
Join Harmony For Peace for this special concert featuring cross-cultural performers from around the region and around the world. With the United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia, we work together to celebrate the UN’s mission for Peace & Security and Human Rights.
 
Let’s celebrate the UN, let’s celebrate peace. 
 
Donation Options Below (Under Tickets) 
 
 

 
 
UN Day Peace Concert Line-Up
 
 
 
 Internationally Renowned for "The Lord of the Rings" Symphony
 
Chamber Musician and Executive Director of Children's Orchestra Society of New York
Dr.Ma is also a Developmental Pediatrician, specializing in music and healing
     
 
a concert pianist who has overcome a battle with dystonia (muscle movement disorder) to continue a successful career 
 
 
Jr. Peace & Music Ambassadors 2014 &2015
Brenden Zak & Sein An 
 
 
Peabody Youth Orchestra of Baltimore (Music Director: Harlan D. Parker) 
 
  
                        ChildrenSong of New Jersey                                     Chester County Youth Choir & Chorale
                                 

 A Day of Events 

Peace Forum

"Living Together: The Art of Religious Tolerance"

1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Registration (12:30 p.m.)
 
Reservation Needed: Please Fill Out the Form
Inquiry, email info@una-gp.org
 
Sponsored by Harmony for Peace &  led by United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia 
A forum for all religious an cultural communities to talk with Special Speakers
(Open to all concert ticket holders - concert ticket is a pass to the meeting )
 
Peace Concert
 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. (Doors Open 2:30)
Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
A platform for internationally, regionally and locally known artists to work together with young performers and promote friendship and peace beyond borders 
 
Peace Dinner
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
At a downtown restaurant, a few minutes walk from the Kimmel
Friends & Supporters of Harmony For Peace - Join Us for Dinner After the Concert
Break bread with our feature artists and special guests
Donation Packages Below
 

 
 Taro Origami Studio & Methods will be creating giant, one-of-a-kind origami pieces in the Kimmel Center Lobby from 2-2:45 p.m., before the concert begins!

Demonstration Flyer

 

 
Tickets
 
$28 – $48; 10% discount for seniors and students available 
 
Donations Options include Invitation to Concert, Celebration Dinner at Estia & a Gift of Music** donation.
Check out the donation form linked below for the different choices

 Donation Form and Payment 

*Our Gift of Music Program allows donors to sponsor children in our area to attend the concert - a unique and gratifying experience at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. Past recipients have included students from Musicopia, Play on Philly, Freedman Hill Academy and more. This year's program will include an optional workshop prior to the concert to meet and learn from one of the feature performers. 
 

 Contribute to our Artist Fund, which will provide meals and transport during this full day event

CORPORATE SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES ALSO AVAILABLE

 


This concert is supported in parts by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.


 
Gift of Music Sponsor 
 
 

 
Product Sponsor
 
                               
 
 

 
Project Partner
 
 
United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia
 

 
Project Support
 
                      
 
         
 
 

Project Friends:  Shofuso Japanese House & Garden; Netherlands-American Association of Delaware Valley, Japanese Association of Greater Philadelphia, Filipino-American Association of America, Netherlands Club of New York, The CommUnity Breakfast, Ethical Society, Wayne Art Center, Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival (list incomplete).