A Community Experience to Uplift Your Soul: Neshama Carlebach performing with Reverend Roger Hambrick & the Green Pastures Baptist Choir
A community experience to uplift your soul, Neshama Carlebach performs with the Rev Roger Hambrick and Green Pastures Baptist Church Choir. In her music, Neshama Carlebach reaches into the depths of religious feeling that is as much universal as it is Jewish. Modeling herself on the musical tradition of her late father Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach, a charismatic singing Rabbi.
- Fort Lauderdale, FL (1888PressRelease) January 20, 2012 - International recording artist Neshama Carlebach invites South Florida to a musically uplifting evening at the Parker Playhouse in Fort Lauderdale, Tuesday, January 31, 2012, starting at 8:00 pm. The Green Pastures Baptist Church Choir, led by the Reverend Roger Hambrick joins this captivating and spiritual singer in a performance that is at once uplifting, inspiring and a celebration of her late father's legacy, the incomparable Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach.
Neshama follows in her father's footsteps hoping to continue his mission of spiritual unity and healing through her music. He traveled the world spreading messages of love and peace and his life story is the inspiration behind the Broadway bound "Soul Doctor: Journey of A Rock-Star Rabbi" currently playing at the Parker Playhouse.
A portion of the proceeds from the concert will be donated to the Global Smile Foundation http://www.gsmile.org/; through its outreach programs this organization alleviates the suffering of underserved patients born with facial congenital deformities with special emphasis on cleft lips and palates.
"My collaboration with Reverend Hambrick and The Green Pastures Baptist Church Choir is the ultimate manifestation of my father's dream for humanity," says Neshama. "Our work together has expanded my horizons and shown me that true spiritual unity is possible. We feel that music can help bring healing and beauty to our broken world."
The concert appeals to people of all faiths, backgrounds and perspectives. The powerful vocals and beautiful harmonies of the Green Pastures Baptist Church Choir complement Neshama's deeply moving and entertaining style as she sings her father's melodies, and inspiring original compositions.
CONCERT INFORMATION AT A GLANCE:
WHAT: A Community Experience to Uplift Your Soul
Neshama Carlebach performing with Reverend Roger Hambrick & the Green Pastures Baptist Choir
WHEN: Tuesday, January 31, 2012 - 8:00 pm - Doors Open at 7:00 pm
WHERE: The Parker Playhouse - 707 NE 8th Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304 - 954-462-0222
ADDMISSION: $26.50, $46.50, $66.50 - Special VIP Meet & Greet $101.50
Tickets available at the Parker Playhouse Box Office and online at www.parkerplayhouse.com/neshamacarlebach_parker. There is a 10% discount for group sales over 20 people available at the box office and a 5% early bird special for advanced sales before January 25th.
• Neshama Carlebach is available for interviews prior to the concert; please contact AnaBelle Dweck at anabelledweck ( @ ) att dot net or 954-592-8500 with your request dot
• Neshama will also be making a special guest appearance at the final show of "Soul Doctor - Journey of A Rock-Star Rabbi" on Sunday, January 29, 2012.
• Neshama's seventh recording, Higher & Higher (Sojourn Records/Sony) was an official Entrant in the 2011 Grammy Awards.
• Neshama's new project Soul Journey aims to bring hope, healing, "Soul Raising" and fundraising to various communities and charities through music.
• The donation to the Global Smile Foundation is made on behalf of the Silverstein Family in loving memory of Jonathan who left this earth at the early age of 19 in 2010. For additional information about GSF go to www.gsmile.org/.
• Press: www.jpost.com/JewishWorld/JewishFeatures/Article.aspx?id=239947
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