Date(s) - 02/24/2021
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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“Sending You Light”
An evening of song and community with vocal activist Melanie DeMore
Please join us via Zoom!
Free admission with advance registration required
After you register, you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join the event
Donations are being accepted to support Faith in NJ!
Admission is free. Your voluntary donations will be gratefully accepted for Faith in NJ in support of its social justice initiatives
Melanie DeMore is Grammy nominated singer/composer, choral conductor, music director and vocal activist who believes in the power of voices raised together. In her presentations, DeMore beautifully brings her participants together through her music and commentary. DeMore facilitates vocal and stick pounding workshops for professional choirs, community groups as well as directing numerous choral organizations in the Bay Area. She is a featured presenter of SpeakOut!-The Institute for Social and Cultural Change and was a founding member of the Grammy nominated ensemble-Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir. She became Music Director for Obeah Opera by Nicole Brooks as part of the Luminato Festival in 2019. She is a charter member of Kate Munger’s Threshold Choirs and conducts song circles with an emphasis on the voice as a vessel for healing. In her own words: “A song can hold you up when there seems to be no ground beneath you”.
Co-Sponsoring Congregations (in alphabetical order)
Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Summit, NJ
Dorothea Dix Unitarian Universalist Community of Bordentown
Morristown Unitarian Fellowship
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Monmouth County
The Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Montclair
Unitarian Universalist Church at Washington Crossing
Unitarian Universalist Church in Cherry Hill
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Princeton