It's not hard to convince any parent of the value of music in their child's life. Now new research has suggested that in addition to any intellectual benefits or study skills that learning an instrument may provide, participating in music as a group may also teach kids empathy and compassion. The study, which came out … Continue reading Making Beautiful Music Together
Come out and celebrate an evening of great music and dance for a great cause! Featuring: Afrobeat Project: a complex fusion of Jazz, Funk, Psychedelic Rock and traditional West African style percussion Thai Dance Troupe Of Ottawa: Traditional Thai dance of Thailand Drum 4 Life: Afro-Cuban & West African Rythms Where? 270 Crichton Street,Ebinger Memorial … Continue reading Another AFRICA NIGHT Benefit Concert JUNE 9, 2012
It was a great night! For those who missed it, check out this clip of St. John's Michael Fry and Jesse Matthews!
What's coming up at St. John? In cooperation with the Ottawa International Drumming Festival, we're hosting a benifit concert to raise money needed to build schools in Liberia and Zambia. Check out the great lineup below! Things kick off at 7:00 PM in Leo Ebinger Hall. Find us here. Admission is by voluntary donation, with … Continue reading Africa Night Benefit Concert
On Sunday, Oct 18, Michael Fry will perform a violin recital at St. Johns. The show will feature works by Bartok, Kreisler, and Ysaye. Admission is by donation, with all proceeds going to Lutheran World Relief. Sunday, October 17th, at 7:30pm-8:15pm St. John Lutheran Church, 270 Crighton Ave