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As part of the Annual “Weekend of Twinning” organized by the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding, which brings together Muslims and Jews around the world, Wisdom House Denver is supporting this wonderful cultural sharing THIS SUNDAY at Abrahamic Initiative. Please join us!

Glorious Noise: Interfaith Harmony!

Sunday, November 16, 2014 3:00 pm-5:00 pm

Click here for event flyer http://www.abrahamicinitiative.org/assets/attachments/events/Interfaith-Concert-Flyer.pdf

Join us for our first interfaith concert, featuring:

Hal Aqua and The Lost Tribe play klezmer fusion music — an exuberant musical experience, rooted firmly in traditional Jewish modes and melodies and driven by contemporary rhythms and danceable grooves. The versatile musicians who make up The Lost Tribe have a deep respect for their source material, from the evocative tunes of Eastern European Jews and Gypsies to the sinuous rhythms of the Middle East and Mediterranean.

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The Zevk Ensemble features Benyamin and Rabia Van Hattum from Abiquiu, New Mexico and several local musicians and singers. Zevk is a Turkish word conveying taste and joy from an uplifted heart. The concert will present traditional illahier based on devotional Islamic poetry from Turkey and the Middle East. The music will be performed on traditional folkloric instruments, including the saz (Turkish lute), oud (Arabic lute), gdulka (Balkan spike fiddle), dumbek (hand drum), tar (frame drum) and riq (Arabic tambourine).

Time and Date: Sunday, November 16, 2014 Arrival: 2:45pm Concert: 3-5pm

Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased by visiting: goo.gl/2H9MH9

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Event Location: Dagwell Hall, Saint John’s Cathedral 1350 Washington St, Denver, CO
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Please take a few moments to see this fantastic video prepared in anticipation of the 10th anniversary of September 11, 2001, and consider it as each of us look to embody the compassion needed to bring more peace and unity to our friends and neighbors of all faiths. Thanks to our friends in Cleveland who made this video for their event and have shared it with us.

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