Wilshire United Methodist Church
4350 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90005
To RSVP, go to: https://kbsolomon.eventbrite.com
$20 for General Admission
$10 for Students and Seniors
Benefit Concert and Reception With the Artists
Presented by Orpheus for Peace, Inc. founder KB Solomon, Deep Melodies One Harmony will be an unforgettable evening of musical performances dedicated to promoting a culture of peace and respect for human rights through music's universal power to inspire. The concert will feature renowned and award winning performers KB Solomon, Lili Hadyn, Brooks Almy and James Lent in addition to live painting by artist Norton Wisdom.
Deep Melodies One Harmony is simultaneously a call to awareness of EMERGENCY USA’s medical excellence in conflict zones around the world and a fundraiser to support the organization’s lifesaving work, a culture of peace and respect for human dignity.
The event will encompass several genres of music and art forms featuring such outstanding artists such as ...
KB Solomon is one of the most prominent basso profundo singers, having performed principal roles with major opera companies worldwide for over twenty years. KB possesses a true bass voice that is a hybrid of rare ability. In 2009, KB was a recipient of The KPFK Peace Award. KB is currently touring 3 shows which he wrote and produced; Almost A Cappella, his one-man musical Speak Of Me As I Am a drama based on the life of Paul Robeson and his most recent reality documentary Halos For Humanity. His extraordinary vocal talent inspired millions of people worldwide.
Lili Haydn is a child prodigy classical violinist/actress turned rock violinist, singer recording artist, and composer. She has collaborated with artists such as Herbie Hancock, Roger Waters, Sting, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Robert Plant and Jimi Page for whom she opened on their entire last US tour, and George Clinton, who called her "the Jimi Hendrix of the violin."
Brooks Almy has performed On Broadway, Off Broadway and in other New York performances including Beauty and the Beast, Grand Hotel, The Little Prince, Sweeney Todd, and Nunsense. She has guest starred on numerous TV series such as CSI,Without a Trace, Everybody Loves Raymond, West Wing, ER, The Practice, Nip/Tuck, and Dexter. She is senior faculty in the Musical Theatre Department at AMDA.
Norton Wisdom is a live painter who attended Chouinard Art Institute in Los Angeles and has performed around the world at venues as varied as the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, to the Butu Dance Company in Japan, and locally at the Walt Disney Hall. His works can be found in the permanent collections of notable museums including the La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, the Milwaukee Art Center, Wisconsin, and the Orange County Museum of Art.
James Lent is an award-winning pianist and keyboardist. As a concerto soloist, Mr. Lent made his Alabama Symphony debut performing Rachmaninoff's Concerto No. 2 to critical acclaim on 24 hours' notice to replace Andre Watts. James is currently lecturer and coordinator in Accompanying and a vocal coach at UCLA, and a coordinator, pianist and musical director at AMDA, the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in Hollywood.
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