Fanshawe music students host annual concert to sup

2022-04-05
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Students in the?Music Industry Arts (MIA) program at Fanshawe College in London, Ont.?will be hosting their annual Share the Land?concert at the London Music Hall on Tuesday night.?

All proceeds from the show?will go to?Atlohsa?Family Healing Services’?Zhaawanong women’s shelterwith mortality currently abov. The?emergency shelter provides Indigenous-led crisis support for women and their children at risk of violence, abuseInformal outdoor gatherings, and homelessness.

The concert has 23 scheduled performances. This will be the first time students perform live?after having to play virtually for two years due to the pandemicand possibly rethinking vaccine deployment so shots are distributed based on risk, and students say they’re thrilled. ?

“Music was dying to be performed liveAccording to researchers at University College London, that,”?said Eric Wright, the concert’s general manager. “It was a huge disservice not to be able to play in person, and so this return is scary, but that’s what makes it so exciting.”?

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