Grab a Friend...Board the Peace Train and Start Playing for Change
--Playing For Change (PFC) was created to inspire and connect the world through music. The idea for this project came from a common belief that music has the power to break down boundaries and overcome distances between people.
Get inspired...read more here.
--creating music schools and programs, the Playing For Change Foundation is a global nonprofit organization offering creative opportunities for marginalized and at-risk youth, most specifically in the developing world.
Down By the Riverside feat. Grandpa Elliott | Playing For Change | Song Around The World (04:00)
"Peace Train" featuring Yusuf / Cat Stevens | Playing For Change | Song Around The World (04:09)
Part of PFC's mission includes creating arts programs in under-served parts of our shared world.
Here in the States, PFC has partnered with youth groups like the Chicago Children's Choir. Click here to get inspired about the power of music to transform individuals, families, neighborhoods and beyond.
Their choir is part of this next Buddy Guy classic about equality...
Skin Deep featuring Buddy Guy | Playing For Change | Song Across the USA (05:32)
Let's teach our children the core values of peace and social and environmental justice...
Teach Your Children | Playing For Change | Live in Australia (06:14)
A Change Is Gonna Come | Playing For Change Band | Live in Brazil (06:36)
Stand By Me | Playing For Change | Song Around The World (05:27)
This next song features children from several of the PFC Foundation's music programs.
Lean On Me (Bill Withers) | Playing For Change | Song Around The World (04:33)
The Times They Are a Changin' Playing for Change w/Brandi Carlile, Mike McCready (Pearl Jam) (05:20)
TAKE THE MUSIC WITH YOU AFTER YOU LEAVE THE TRAIN
Peace Through Music: A Global Event for Social Justice | 200+ Musicians Unite for Peace (1:55:33)
Peace Through Music: A 2021 Global Event for the Environment | 200+ Artists Unite to Save Our Planet (58:58)
--told in the tradition of storytellers passing on their wisdom...BUT, now around a digital fire...
Playing For Change - Playlist of all Music (that's in this Post and is on YouTube)
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