Tag: UpBeat Drum Circles
The 2008 Rex Awards and September 2008 Grants were announced. Please check them out to learn about these great organizations and their causes.
In 2007 & 2008, the Rex Foundation provided grants to Christine Stevens of UpBeat Drum Circles to bring drumming as a peacemaking and community-building tool to war-torn areas of Iraq.
Rex executive director Sandy Sohcot recently received this report and pictures from Christine’s latest trip.
Ali Akbar College of Music 215 West End Avenue San Rafael, CA 94901 www.aacm.org 2008 RALPH J. GLEASON AWARD. The mission of the Ali Akbar College of Music is to teach, perform and preserve the classical music of North India, specifically the Seni Baba Allauddin Gharana (tradition), and to offer this great musical legacy to […]
JazzMasters Workshop (2007 Jerry Garcia Award) $10,000 Allen Toussaint(2007 Ralph J. Gleason Award) $10,000 Hearts of GoldÂ $5,000 NextcourseÂ $3,500 Rhythmix Cultural WorksÂ $3,000 Seeing PeaceÂ – Richard Kamler, ArtistÂ $2,500 Family of Woodstock $774 HeadCount $5,000 KindTree Productions $3,600 Morgantown High School Music DepartmentÂ $1656 Plumas County Save our Schools Program (SOS)Â $2,689 University High School Music Department $1,657 Ali […]