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Latest News 2016
Thanks to all who came to see Purnamasari play at Ashkenaz!
And thanks for supporting Gill Tract Farm too!
Coming up on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Uptown Open Studios, Purnamasari will be playing from 1-3 PM.
And on Monday, June 6, 2016 at Ed Roberts Campus, a solo performance.
Scroll down below for more details.
See you there!
Watch videos of latest performances
(Above): The band Purnamasari at Ashkenaz in Berkeley, California on Sunday, April 24, 2016 performing the song Seeds Of Life. With Bill Choy on drums, Lisa Graciano on vocal and guitar, Mark Murphy on bass and Rick Auerbach on electric guitar. (Below): Purnamasari performing Island Girl at the same concert.
Saturday, June 11 , 2016
1PM - 3PM
Uptown Open Studios
Details: Band performance. Free indoor event. This event is part of the Oakland-based East Bay Open Studios 2016 and First Friday Art Murmur. This event is located at 401 26th Street, Oakland and is wheelchair accessible. It features 20 artists and their artistic crafts from jewelry, etching, scarfs and bags, to photos, ceramics and more.
Monday, June 6, 2016
4PM - 8PM
Ed Roberts Campus
Details: Solo performance. Free indoor event. This event is called GET OUT THE VOTE! Organized by Ms. Wheelchair America, this is an event created to grow voter participation and education in the community. Ms. Wheelchair America travels nationally, providing education, training and mentorship to humanize the day-to-day life of people living with disabilities and to increase voter participation. Please join Dr. Alette and The Arc of Alameda to organize, mobilize, and ignite #votedisability! Ed Roberts Campus is located on 3075 Adeline St.
Saturday, February 27 , 2016
8PM - 10PM
Details: Free. Solo performance, with John Rybak. Donation in tip jar welcome. Cds are on sale during this event.
Saturday, January 30 , 2016
12PM - 1:30PM
Off The Grid Emeryville
Details: Free. Cds are on sale during this event. Solo performance, with John Rybak.
Sunday, April 24 , 2016
7PM - 10PM
Tickets: $12 advance, $15 door. Purchase online at www.ashkenaz.com.
Special price for students and Gill Tract volunteers: $10 advance online
Details: Band performance. The event Seeds Of Life is a night to celebrate the activities of U.C Gill Tract Community Farm and support its mission. With words from Project Director Corinne Haskins of the Berkeley Community Garden Collaborative and Jon Hoffman, Manager of Gill Tract, and featuring music from Dogon Lights and Purnamasari, along with East Bay singer songwriters.