Saturday, January 22, 2022 - Sing, Drum, and Dance Online!
Gather with joyful spirit sisters singing and drumming from our hearts as we celebrate the Sacred Feminine. We will sing, drum, dance, and experience a variety of workshops and a concert! Grab your hot tea and stay after the concert to visit with your friends until 10 PM!
Thank you for respecting that this is a women only space!
VIRTUAL SINGFEST 2022!
Saturday: January 22nd, 2022
Workshops 12 PM - 5:30 PM (EST)
Concert: 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM (EST)
Questions? Email us.
**This website and corresponding forms are best viewed on a laptop or a tablet!
Special Guest Facilitators for SingFest 2022
Special Guests will be facilitating Saturday Afternoon Workshops and will be offering a set during the Saturday Evening Concert! In addition to these Saturday events, they will also be part of the UUCFM Zoom Sunday Service on January 23, 2022 (10:30 AM EST)
Traditional African Song, Drum, and Dance
Natalie Jackson, the founding Mother of the award-winning troupe KUUMBA, has dedicated her life to preserving West African Culture. Please bring your drum and/or other percussive instruments for Natalie's workshop!
Singing in Sacred Circle facilitator, Singer-Song/Chant writer, Performer
(www.shelleyg.com & https://www.facebook.com/shelleygraffmusic)
Linda Smith Koehler and Rissa Moore
Singing in Sacred Circle facilitators, Singer-Song/Chant writer, Performers
(http://www.lindasmithkoehler.com & https://www.facebook.com/linda.s.koehler & https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxaGI3CShHEXC7VGrXGf8iA)
An alchemist in the arts of rhythm & movement. Please bring your tambourine and/or other percussive instruments for Barbara's workshop!
(http://barbaragail.com/ & https://www.facebook.com/barbara.gail1 & https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WtQm2oQVxf0 & https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZozQvfNx_I)
Tambourines available through Amazon for quick delivery!
Note: It is possible to purchase these tambourines elsewhere, but it is highly unlikely that you will receive it on time for SingFest 22 . Two styles:
Bourine (approximately $25.00): Remo TA-5210* (multiple colors: Red Frame; Black Frame; White Frame or
Layne Redmond's Signature Tambourine called The Lotus or the Remo Valencia Lotus (approximately $170.00)
Barbara highly recommends: LAYNE REDMOND'S BOOK ~ "When the Drummers Were Women: a Spiritual History of Rhythm!"
The Magic of Poetry
Poet, Lay Minister @ UUCFM, Community Organizer, Counselor
https://alberitajohnson.com/ & https://alberitajohnson.com/alberita's-blog
Please bring a journal or notebook and pen...we will be writing poetry!