Shimshai Concert and Dance
Peacewave and Sirens Present
Shimshai New World Folk and Reggae Music
Featuring Eliyahu Sills(The Qadim Ensemble,BOLO), Marlon Aldana & Al "Song Wolf" Torre.
Friday June 8th at 8 PM at Subud Hall in Sebastopol
Opening Act Eliyahu Sills:Mystical Music of Near East
Surrounded by music from birth and formally trained on piano in his native state of Washington, today Shimshai performs effortlessly on guitar, sitar, flute, and a variety of woodwinds. He plays many of the instruments on his self-composed and self-produced albums.
Shimshai has large underground following spanning the globe. Shimshais blend of Reggae, Jazz, Kirtan, South American music and folk, infused with a world beat influence is presented with high energy bass, drums and various other instruments.
Shimshais lyrics span multiple languages attracting international crowds. Fans in Israel, Colombia, BC, Australia, Europe and especially the Western US flock to Shimshais performances for a roots music experience. Shimshai deeply spiritual music has been creating devoted fans for more than a decade.
Shimshai has played at countless festivals around the world such as Earthdance, Harmony Festival in California and sharing the stage with such luminaries as Michael Franti, David Grisman, Mickey Hart, Jai Uttal, Ram Dass, Deepak Chopra, Bhagavan Das, Dezarie & members of Midnite, Hamsa Lila, Sasha Butterfly, Youssoupha Sidibe and many other gifted musicians.
Eliyahu Sills (EliyahuSills.com) is a highly acclaimed musician of many instruments and deep knowledge of multiple musical traditions, from spiritual music of the Middle East and India to American musics of Soul and Jazz and their African roots.
Superb musicianship and palpable enthusiasm. . creating a sense of human communication with the divine. -All Things Considered, NPR
Visionary . . . achingly beautiful . . .
San Francisco Chronicle
"Shimshai's music emanates a divine presence and a quality of peace, a truly 'natural mystic' energy that flows into the hearts of his listeners.
His musicality is superb, as is that of his bandmates, and his singing is sublime and transcendent."
"An enchanted mixture of spirit and soul, danceable and tranceable."
-Lieb Ostrow - Founder and CEO Earthbeat Records
"When I hear this music I feel my soul rise up and start dancing".
-Sunshine Pressider - KMUD - Humboldt County CA
June 8, 2018
Subud Hall , 234 Hutchins Sebastopol 95472
8PM-10pm, doors open 7:30
$20 advance, $25 at door
Advance tickets sold at Milk & Honey 123 Main street Sebastopol 707 824-1155
buy tickets online http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/
Subud Center Hall of Sebastopol (View)
234 Hutchins Ave
Sebastopol, CA 95472
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|