Produced to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, Reflections on Peace: From Gandhi To King was a candlelight global concert of peace on The National Mall featuring: Sri Lankan pianist Soundarie David Rodrigo, Stellar Award winning artist Byron Cage with the NEWorks Voices of America Choir, Patrick Washington of POEM-CEES, Vidya & Vandan Iyer, Mogezi Ntaka, Nistha Raj, and Shankar Tucker with jazz pianist extraordinaire Jonathan Batiste.
On the eve of The National Mall concert, Nolan and the Honorable Nirapoma Rao, former Ambassador of India to the United States, co-curated an intimate evening of music and reflections exploring the connection between Martin Luther King, Jr. and Mahatma Gandhi at the Ambassador's residence. This program (pictured above) featured the NEWorks Voices of Inspiration along with Soundarie David Rodrigo.
PHOTO CREDIT: Kadesh DuBose, courtesy of NEWorks Productions
D.C. Commission on the Arts & Humanities
The Embassy of India
Mayor's Office of the District of Columbia