Instruments Of Peace

Instruments Of Peace

BandJazzJam

Biography

Instruments of Peace is a CD featuring the music of North Carolina-area artists, including AVAS, Big Block Dodge, Cabo Verde, Steve Davidowski, Eymarel, Green Light, Hip Bones, Bruce Hornsby, Klarcnova, Chuck Lichtenberger, Branford Marsalis, Tyler Ramsey, Ruby Slippers, and Jeff Sipe. Profits from the Instruments of Peace CD will go directly to North Carolina Peace Action (www.ncpeaceaction.org) Drummer/producer Robin Tolleson started Instruments of Peace in 2002 as a series of concerts in western North Carolina to raise money for refugees in Iraq and Darfur, and tsunami victims. The Instruments of Peace CD features tracks by many of the bands that performed at those concerts, as well as several very special guests. All of these artists were generous enough to donate their music to help raise money for North Carolina Peace Action. The Instruments of Peace CD is currently being shipped. A limited number of copies will be released on April 25, 2007 at North Carolina Peace Action's annual Peacemaker Awards Dinner, taking place at the NC State University Club in Raleigh, NC. The official street date is June 1, 2007.