Posts Tagged ‘haiti’
The Imbroglio Sextet — (from left to right) Sydney Guillaume, Cara Pollard, Alvaro Santiango, David Otto, Lucia Nuin, Salvador Contreras, and Javier Navascues — will launch its regional tour Friday at The Live Oak.

Imbroglio Sextet’s Grace

Featuring members from Spain, Michigan, and California — and Fort Worth — this new ensemble was created to help young Haitian music students.
Edward Brown
Cara Pollard’s 30-year career has been a balancing act between sitting in academia and following her restless spirit all over the world. With her trumpet in hand, the TCU professor has been to Europe, South America, and, perh...

Baptists in Haiti, Drunk on God

Jimmy Fowler
Here’s an excellent article on the good, the bad, and the ugly of Christian missionary work in Haiti. Some U.S. missionaries cooperate with existing international institutions and take the time to learn about Haitian culture ...

Fort Worth Sings for Haiti Gets First Bands

Anthony Mariani
The Burning Hotels, Josh Weathers and the True+Endeavors, and The Orbans, and two tribute bands –– Me and My Monkey (The Beatles) and Protect and Swerve (The Police) –– are the first of several 817-area bands to commit ...

Haiti Benefit at Scat Jazz

Anthony Mariani
On Mon., Feb. 8, at Scat Jazz Lounge in Sundance Square, a slew of local acts will be putting on a benefit show for relief efforts in Haiti. Slated to perform are Josh Weathers and the True+Endeavors, Adonis Rose and the Krewe ...

Fort Worth Sings at Magnolia Green

Anthony Mariani
Magnolia Green Park will be the location of Fort Worth Sings’ March 27 concert to raise funds for relief efforts in Haiti. Organizers are firming up a lineup as we speak. Stay tuned. 33

Fort Worth Sings For Haiti

For people grief-stricken by the Haiti earthquake, who don’t think that donating $10 to Red Cross is enough, and who love local music, a new unofficial nonprofit group might be able to offer some solace. Fort Worth Sings ...

U.S. to Blame for Haiti?

As grim accounts of the earthquake in Haiti came in, the accounts in U.S. news media all carried the same sentence: “Haiti is the poorest country in the Western hemisphere.”

Local Bands: Help Paste Help Haiti

Anthony Mariani
The Jayhawks, The Low Anthem, Ben Folds, Bob Mould, Ludacris, The Decemberists, and several dozen other big names, including Fort Worth’s The Burning Hotels, have donated songs to a Haiti charity effort by Paste magazine. Via...