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Adham Shaikh NYE with Michael Franti
General News · 19th March 2011
World renowned music composer and DJ Adham Shaikh will be playing this Friday March 25th The Gorge Hall. A night of global beatz, world fusion influenced acts, electro swingin action and words that inspire.

Opening of the evening by Moonhill Yoga with Jennifer warming us up with a yoga session, then DJ Andabeat will set the sonic frequencies with Ali Lennox on tabla throughout her set.

Live conscious MCing by Hornby Island's hiphop artist Silas Crowe

2 sets by famed music producer Adham Shaikh, who will be playing his original music as well as DJing, has toured the world, headlined countless times at Shambhala and has composed original music scores for IMAX and other films.

Doors open at 7 pm with yoga by Moonhill yoga, opening set a sonic composition live set with Ali Lennox on tabla & Romina creating the electronic counterpart.

Adham Shaikh will do 2 sets throughout the evening, at 8:30 pm will be his worldbeat/ fusion/gypsy funk set with live tabla and 10:30 pm his electro swingin thang. Also, Conscious MC Silas Crowe visiting from Hornby Island will do a spiritual hiphop set,

Lilith with swing, gyspy beats and Balkan mashups
Dual live visuals/DJ set by Hornby Island's DIRESTATES & Cortes local Johnny Waffelz.

7pm -8:30 pm fire performance, circus class and kids Creation Station led by Lilith, Liz O'Hara (Linnea) and artist/musician Leya Tess. Smoothie bar and small vendors zone as well.

Event admission $5 for kids, $10 pre-sales (Co-op & Gorge Store) and $15 at the door.

Call Lilith for info/volunteering/performing/vending
250- 935-6860