|UMKC student/alumni will perform in a Concert for World Peace, Saturday, August 29, 2009, 7:30pm, Rose Theatre, Rockhurst High School, 9301 State Line Ave., Kansas City, MO 64114. The Conservatory students and alumni will perform with guest artist Nenad Bach. Nenad Bach is a recording artist, composer, performer, and peace activist. He is originally from Croatia, but now lives in New York.|
Kansas City International Visitors Council KCIVC is partnering with the University of Missouri Kansas City and the Conservatory of Music and Dance to host its first
Concert for Global Peace
Saturday, August 29, 7:30-9:30 pm
Rose Theater of Rockhurst High School
9301 State Line Road, Kansas City MO 64114
Tickets will be handled by the UMKC Ticket Box Office.
Featuring Recording Artist and Composer Nenad Bach & Internationally Recognized Musicians from UMKC
Nenad Bach is a recording artist, composer, performer, and peace activist. He is originally from Croatia, but now lives in New York.
Nenad Bach has sold over one million records, two of his albums reached No. 1 in Europe, and he has performed with artists including Luciano Pavarotti, Bono, Vince Welnick, and many more. Listen to Nenad Bach by clicking here:
Through his music, Nenad Bach strives to spread the messages of joy and universal peace. His hit song "Can We Go Higher" was written as a call for peace during the war in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Click here to watch the story of Nenad Bach raising awareness about the Balkan Wars:
Visit Nenad Bach's official website at www.NenadBach.com
Performers from the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance
David Kovac & Michaela Kovaceva from Czech Republic
Vigthor Zophoniasson & Kristin Taylor from Iceland & the U.S.
Zhou Juan from Peoples Republic of China
Jonathan Borja from Mexico
Kairy Koshoeva from Kyrgyzstan
Brendan Kinsella from the U.S.