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Global Harmony

Gualala Arts Global Harmony Season of Offerings presents:
Global Harmony Season of Offerings

A season of events encouraging global harmony
by sharing cultures through the arts.

Friday, March 21 thru Sunday, June 22
at the Gualala Arts Center

The Gualala Arts Global Harmony Season of Offerings is a series of internationally flavored events, festivals and performances that are intended to fulfill the Global Harmony mission of encouraging global harmony by sharing cultures through the arts.

Rumi's Caravan

Starting the season is Rumi's Caravan on Friday, March 21, an evening that begins with a Middle
Eastern buffet followed by music and poetry inspired by the 13th century Persian poet Rumi.

Four Shillings Short
Four Shillings Short

The celtic / folk / world music duo Four Shillings Short are coming to the Gualala Arts Center
on Tuesday, March 25, to perform a multi-cultural educational family concert for all ages.

Kitka Women's Vocal Ensemble
Kitka Women's Vocal Ensemble at the Quebec Sacred Music Festival

International women's vocal ensemble Kitka performs its unique Eastern European repertoire
of rural Balkan, Slavic, and Caucasian women's vocal traditions on Saturday, March 29.

Mads Tolling in concert
Mads Tolling in concert

This year's Sonoma ~ Mendocino Coast Whale & Jazz Festival Main Event features
Grammy winning Danish violinist Mads Tolling and his Jazz Europa ensemble,
performing in the Gualala Arts Center Coleman Auditorium on Saturday, April 26.

Cloudfire & Friends
Cloudfire & Friends

Local favorite Cloudfire & Friends return to the Arts Center on Friday, May 16
for an evening of world music featuring exotic instrumental assemblages.

Sacred & Profane
Sacred & Profane

The next evening, Saturday, May 17, the Sacred & Profane choral group honors English
composer Benjamin Britton and Swedish conductor Eric Ericson with a tribute performance that
will also showcase the remarkable contributions of the Netherlands to the choral tradition.

Sakha Cultural Festival
Sakha Cultural Festival

Finally, the Season of Offerings will finish in grand style with a weeklong Sakha Cultural Festival
which will include an art exhibit opening on Wednesday, June 18,
workshops and a lecture on Thursday, June 19,
Sakha theatrical and musical performances on Friday, June 20,
round table discussions at Fort Ross on Saturday, June 21 and
traditional summer solstice rituals, dances and sports on the morning of Sunday, June 22.

Each event will its own start time and pricing, please check the Global Harmony Presents section of the Gualala Arts website for more information as it becomes available.

Gualala Arts gratefully acknowledges the generosity of art patron Andrea A. Lunsford,
whose donation is partially underwriting the entire 2014 Global Harmony Season of Offerings.

The Gualala Arts Center, located at 46501 Old State Highway in Gualala, CA,
is open weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and weekends from noon to 4:00 p.m.
Please call (707) 884-1138 for more information, or email

Serving the coastal communities of northern Sonoma & southern Mendocino Counties.