Renown musician, Grammy nominee and peace activist Sharon Katz and her band Peace Train to perform throughout the weekend, bringing the sounds of traditional South African music. New this year, welcome DJ.Henri, master-spinner of African music and host of Radio Africa Online.
In these challenging times of divisive rhetoric and racial strife, The Peace Train uses music, dance, art, workshops and community events to bring together people from diverse backgrounds.
Now Available: Double DVD set of the award-winning film, When Voices Meet, and the USA Concert Tour, The Peace Train Tour Across America. Get the $30 double CD set and watch the full-length documentary + the Peace Train US Tour.
Sharon Katz created the non-profit organization Friends of The Peace Train to address the challenges of children and adults living in poverty; racial strife and intolerance of differences; under- and unemployment; educational and social inequities; and the lack of creative opportunities. The organization uses music, music therapy, creative arts projects, leadership development workshops, cultural exchange programs and fundraising resources to empower individuals and support community initiatives around the world.