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KIRTAN SCHEDULE: DAVE RUSSELL & FRIENDS

SUMMER 2018

JULY: NORTHAMPTON KIRTANS: Sundays, July 1 and 22 (not the 29th!) : AIR-CONDITIONED! 7:00 pm. Yoga Sanctuary, Thornes Marketplace, 150 Main St. (3rd Floor). Ample chairs and backjacks available. Handicap accessible, easy parking in adjoining Thornes parking garage. Your $12 to $20 level of donation helps pay rent and is shared among the musicians. This range is greatly appreciated but not required. Thank you!

JULY 28: Cape Cod Kirtan, 26 Hilltop Drive, Sandwich, MA: Saturday, July 28, 7:00 pm. In this beautiful studio, I'll be joined by the full ensemble of Holly Hartmann (vocals), Naomi Edelman (vocals), Joe Johnson (cello), and Amanda Turk (percussion). Stay tuned for more details shortly! Your $12 to $20 level of donation is shared among the musicians. This range is greatly appreciated but not required. Thank you!

AUGUST: NORTHAMPTON KIRTANS: Sunday, August 19 only : AIR-CONDITIONED! 7:00 pm. Yoga Sanctuary, Thornes Marketplace, 150 Main St. (3rd Floor). Ample chairs and backjacks available. Handicap accessible, easy parking in adjoining Thornes parking garage. Your $12 to $20 level of donation helps pay rent and is shared among the musicians. This range is greatly appreciated but not required. Thank you!

SEPTEMBER: NORTHAMPTON KIRTANS: Sunday, September 2 and 16 : 7:00 pm. Yoga Sanctuary, Thornes Marketplace, 150 Main St. (3rd Floor). Ample chairs and backjacks available. Handicap accessible, easy parking in adjoining Thornes parking garage. Your $12 to $20 level of donation helps pay rent and is shared among the musicians. This range is greatly appreciated but not required. Thank you!

FALL 2018

KRIPALU: Sept. 26: STOCKBRIDGE, MA: Wednesday,Sept. 26 at 7:30 P.M. To attend, you need to be a Kripalu registrant or a member of the BKC commmunity. Time for an R & R overnight? Front desk (866)200.5203. www.kripalu.org.

OCTOBER: NORTHAMPTON KIRTANS: Sundays, October 7 & 21: 7:00 pm. Yoga Sanctuary, Thornes Marketplace, 150 Main St. (3rd Floor). Ample chairs and backjacks available. Handicap accessible, easy parking in adjoining Thornes parking garage. Your $12 to $20 level of donation helps pay room rent (recently raised!) and is also shared among our deserving musicians. This range is greatly appreciated but not required. Thank you!

NOVEMBER: NORTHAMPTON KIRTANS: Sundays, November 4 & 18: 7:00 pm. Yoga Sanctuary, Thornes Marketplace, 150 Main St. (3rd Floor). Ample chairs and backjacks available. Handicap accessible, easy parking in adjoining Thornes parking garage. Your $12 to $20 level of donation helps pay room rent (recently raised!) and is also shared among our deserving musicians. This range is greatly appreciated but not required. Thank you!

DECEMBER: NORTHAMPTON KIRTAN: Sunday, Dec. 2 (see below for Dec 16th): 7:00 pm. Yoga Sanctuary, Thornes Marketplace, 150 Main St. (3rd Floor). Chairs and backjacks available. Elevator accessible, easy parking in adjoining Thornes parking garage. Your $12 to $20 level of donation helps pay room rent (recently raised!) and is also shared among our deserving musicians. This range is greatly appreciated but not required. Thank you!

KIRTAN FUNDRAISER: 7:45 pm, Tuesday, Dec. 11 at the Karuna Center, 25 Main St., Northampton. : Fundraiser to benefit Northampton Survival Center and the Wendell Food Pantry. Kirtan bands playing will be: Heart Centered Kirtan, Dave Russell. Shubal and Ashley, Seven Sisters, Kirtan Rabbi, Satya Franche, and Adam Bauer. All bands to be accompanied by Kalidasa Joseph Getter (flute and clarinet), Amanda Turk (percussion), Joe Johnson (cello) and others. Two hours of wonderful kirtan to help feed those in need in the holiday season! Come for as long as you like. $25 donation or best you can do at the door.

HOLIDAY POETRY/KIRTAN, Sunday, Dec. 16. In the silence between the kirtan chants, the reknown and beloved spiritual poet Dan Shanahan will read selections from the mystical poet Rumi and from his own Lotus Seed Poems. Dan is a founding member of Stone Soup Poetry in Cambridge, and is the creator of Drumlin, an ensemble that offers poetry, meditation and writing retreats. I will be joined by Holly Hartmann (vocals), Naomi Edelman (vocals), Kalidasa Getter (flute, clarinet), Joe Johnson (cello), and Greg Bertsch (percussion). 7:00 pm sharp, Yoga Sanctuary, Thornes Marketplace, 150 Main St. (3rd Floor). Elevator accessible, chairs available, and plenty of room to dance, if you choose. All are welcome. Your $12 to $20 level of donation helps pay room rent (recently raised!) and is also shared among our deserving musicians. This range is greatly appreciated but not required. Thank you!

JANUARY: NORTHAMPTON KIRTANS: Sunday, January 6 and SATURDAY (not Sunday) (Jan. 19.at 2:00 pm -see below) : 7:00 pm. Yoga Sanctuary, Thornes Marketplace, 150 Main St. (3rd Floor). Ample chairs and backjacks available. Elevator accessible, easy parking in adjoining Thornes parking garage. Your $12 to $20 level of donation helps pay room rent (recently raised!) and is also shared among our deserving musicians. This range is greatly appreciated but not required. Thank you!

Women's Global March Kirtan: SATURDAY, January 19th, 2019. Yoga Sanctuary, Thornes Marketplace, 150 Main St.(3rd floor), Northampton. 2-5PM. Fundraiser for Global Fund for Women. $20 suggested donation. This celebratory kirtan features Libby Volckening leading Heart Centered Kirtan, Eleni Yalanis leading Seven Sisters Kirtan and Holly Hartmann leading Dave Russell Kirtan. Come dance and sing to the empowerment of all women. The Yoga Sanctuary is elevator accessible with ample chairs and backjacks for your chanting comfort. Convenient parking in the garage behind Thornes. This event is sponsored by the Yoga Sanctuary and the Call and Response Foundation.

KRIPALU: Wednesday, January 23: STOCKBRIDGE, MA: Wednesday, Jan. 23 at 7:30 P.M. To attend, you need to be a Kripalu registrant or a member of the BKC commmunity. Time for an R & R overnight? Front desk (866)200.5203. www.kripalu.org.

FEBRUARY: NORTHAMPTON KIRTANS: Sundays, February 3 & 17: 7:00 pm. Yoga Sanctuary, Thornes Marketplace, 150 Main St. (3rd Floor). Ample chairs and backjacks available. Elevator accessible, easy parking in adjoining Thornes parking garage. Your $12 to $20 level of donation helps pay room rent (recently raised!) and is also shared among our deserving musicians. This range is greatly appreciated but not required. Thank you!