Violet Oakley http://wrti.org en Jazz: Uniting Nations At The Woodmere Art Museum http://wrti.org/post/jazz-uniting-nations-woodmere-art-museum <p></p><p>Music Lives at the Woodmere Art Museum in Chestnut Hill, where, as WRTI's Jim Cotter reports, the role of jazz in the history of the United Nations is being celebrated - close to&nbsp;where the UN’s Headquarters might&nbsp;have been.</p><p><a href="http://issuu.com/woodmereartmuseum/docs/thepromiseofpeace/13" target="_blank"><strong>Take a look at the Promise Of Peace: Violet Oakley's United Nations Portraits at the Woodmere Art Museum.</strong></a></p><p></p><p><strong><em>A United Nations Jazz Jam: Musicians from Around the World,</em> April 26th, 6 to 8 pm at the Woodmere Art Museum. </strong>Performers include Yoomi Kwan (Korea, on cello); Rosie Langabeer (New Zealand), on accordion and piano); Atiba (Trinidad, on steel drums); Gloria Galante (Italy, on harp); Qin-Qian (China, on Erhu); Koki Soul (French Canadian, guitar/percussion/vocals); Phyllis Hadad (Brazil, on piano) and Moguane Mahloeoe (South Africa, on percussion).</p><p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 10:02:00 +0000 Jim Cotter 5379 at http://wrti.org Jazz: Uniting Nations At The Woodmere Art Museum