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“Voices Rising” with guest Bruce Cockburn — Online Benefit Concert for Mozambique

Saturday, June 19, 2021, at 7:00pm

directed by: Cathy Baker and Dick Jackson

with special guests: Bruce Cockburn, as well as musicians from Mozambique

The Gettin’ Higher Choir is delighted to announce that their next online benefit concert will take place June 19 at 7pm PDT, and will feature renowned songwriter, guitarist, compassionate humanitarian and activist, Bruce Cockburn. Also, for the first time, we will welcome collaboration with musicians from the Caia district of Mozambique, for this our 23rd annual concert to support development projects in that region.

The event will feature recorded messages and musical performances by guest artists. The GHC will present “virtual choir” videos of songs celebrating our vital bonds to one another, near and far, and to the earth we share. This season’s uplifting songs come from South Africa, from classic rock, and from current songwriters including local star, Chris Frye of The Bills.

Tickets:

To attend the concert on Zoom, click this link to register, make sure you have Zoom installed on your device, and watch for an update email on the day of the concert. Or watch the full concert on YouTube Live, or during the week after, at this YouTube link. We have a limit of 1000 participants on Zoom, so if that is full when you connect, please use the YouTube Live link. 

Instead of buying tickets, on or before June 19, please make a donation to The Caia Connection through Canada Helps. This will support our long-standing development projects in Mozambique, including village schools, scholarship programs for nursing and agriculture students, distance learning, food security and water access, and an award-winning valimba music program.

 
If you’re outside of Canada, please be aware that Canada Helps receives donations in Canadian dollars, that your credit card may incur “foreign transaction fees”, and that your donation will only be tax-deductible to you if you have income sources from Canada that you declare on your own country’s annual tax return.

Welcome to forward this to friends or family worldwide — all welcome!

a benefit for: our 23rd annual concert for Mozambique, through The Caia Connection (learn more)

venue: Online using Zoom or YouTube Live

where to get tickets:

Click here to register!

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