Finding a Voice: a multi-arts concert


“This will be our reply to violence: to make music more intensely, more beautifully, more devotedly than ever before”
– Leonard Bernstein

How many times can you say that a concert has changed your life??What about the life of one of your neighbors?

What if your presence at a concert could help break the silence surrounding family violence?would you attend?

24 singers.?a dancer.?visual artists.
writers and actors, too.

Come join with us in our first concert-for-a-cause
To support, honor and benefit
The Shelter for Abused Women & Children

January 31, 2010? -? 4pm
Moorings Presbyterian Church – Naples, FL (Click here for a map

Tickets: $15 general admission; $30 patron seating; $5 student
100% of ticket price benefits The Shelter for Abused Women & Children
Purchase tickets online or at the door. Click here to purchase tickets online.

Below is a sample of each of the songs to be featured in the “Finding a Voice” concert.

Beauty of Your Dreams – Joan Szymko Beauty of Your Dreams

Motherless Child – arr., Fenno Heath Motherless Child

Run – Nitanju Cassel Run

Emma – arr., J. David Moore Emma

The Road Home – Stephen Paulus Road Home

Inscription of Hope – Z. Randall Stroope Inscription of Hope

Lo, How a Rose / The Rose – arr., Craig Hella Johnson Lo, How a Rose/The Rose

Learn to Love Yourself – Amy Sky and Olivia Newton-John Learn to Love Yourself

Wanting Memories – Ysaye Barnwell Wanting Memories

Still I Rise – Rosephanye Powell Still I Rise

Draw the Circle Wide – Mark A. Miller Draw the Circle Wide

Concert Sponsors and Artists


Absync Realty –
Blue Turtle Graphics / Kim Smith ?
Photographic Images by Jim ?
TecSmarts, LLC LLC – On-Site and Remote Computer Repair ?
Kathy & Bill Hughes, Residential Sales and Rentals, Downing-Frye Realty, Inc. -?
Gulf Coast Paralegal Association, Inc. -??


J. David Moore ? composer ?
Stephen Paulus ? composer –
Joan Szymko ? composer ?
Fred Bock Music Publishers ?
Santa Barbara Music Publishing ?
Rebecca Richardson ? jazz –
Island Dance Academy ? 239-289-1698
Janina Birtolo ? actor, writer ?
Diana Giorge ? voiceovers ?

Photo credits

Jen Gray (Chicago) ?
Chris Griffith (Bonita Springs, FL) ?
Sandra Milliken (Australia) ?
Emmanuelle Brisson (France) ?
An anonymous Survivor (Naples, FL)
The National Network to End Domestic Violence ?