A Musical Tribute to Peace for our Planet

Poster showing an image of doves advertising the May 7, 2016 Musical Tribute for Peace concert.

A concert for peace featuring Mark Ochu, pianist. With readings and poetry celebrating peace in different languages.

Date & Time:

Saturday, May 7, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Free and open to the public


Baumgaertner Auditorium, Brady Educational Center

Mark Ochu, pianist and lecturer

Mark Ochu, pianist and lecturer

Counting down to the 35th anniversary of the International Day of Peace, A Musical Tribute to Peace for our Planet  features keynote lecture performer Mark Ochu, pianist.

With performances by pianist Ora Itkin and guitarist Christopher Kachian.  

Refreshments will be served.

Mark Ochu, keynote presenter, has taken his approach to music appreciation to some 25 countries on four continents. During his 20 years of concert-lecturing Mark has developed a marvelous series of thematic programs. He has also performed at numerous national and international conferences and is a founding member of an international music forum on "The Role of Music in a changing world" held annually at the Landegg Academy in Switzerland.

This event was organized by Cheri Shakiban, Department of Mathematics, and Christopher Kachian, Department of Music. 

To make an accessibility request, call Disability Resources at (651) 962-6315.