Tickets for the “Preservation Hall Ball” range from $25 to $400, and are available now through the Preservation Hall box office and ticketmaster.com.
This Week at Babeville 7/23 07/23/14
Since the 1970 Jadav Payong has been planting trees in what was once barren land in India. His forest is now larger than Central Park. This short film about his work is both wonderful and inspiring so we thought we would share.
The little folksinger and her band are making sure their passports are ready for a European Tour this September. Tickets for all shows go on sale to the public on Friday, June 20. For the first time in years Ani will take the show to Spain, Italy, France, and the Netherlands before ending with a string of UK dates (sorry folks, there are no Germany stops on this trip). Visit the tour page for details!
This Week at Babeville 5/20 05/14/14
We stumbled upon this 1968 gem How To Be a Nonconformist by Elissa Jane Karg and fell in love. An excerpt is below.
WatchingWe discovered MUSIC & MEMORY℠ last week, which is an organization that helps elders in care facilities suffering from a wide range of cognitive and physical challenges find renewed meaning and connection in their lives through the gift of personalized music. The results are pretty amazing- just check out this video and see for yourself.