February 28, 2016
Venue: Kirk of Kildaire, Presbyterian Area: Cary
Kirk of Kildaire will be having a free benefit concert, "Concert For A Cause," Feb. 28! Dr. Abe Cáceres will be performing with Shaw University Choir, Dr. Loñieta Thompson Cornwall, the Chancel Choir and Youth Ensemble of the Kirk of Kildaire Presbyterian Church. Other artists include Dr. Alison Arnold (Irish flute), Mr. Tyler Johnson (bodhran) and Dr. Larry Abernathy (organ). Donations will go to World House Music – Tanzania, helping raise funds to send a piano and provide scholarship funds to the music department of Tumaini University Makumira.
The program, entitled "Laugh, Cry, Dance, Sigh: Music by Dr. Abe," will feature original songs and choral works in several world music styles, which incorporate audience participation. Two additional selections will be offered by the Shaw University Choir, under direction of Dr. Loñieta Thompson Cornwall.