Keys, Beats, Bars is an arts integrated program focusing on audiovisual and holistic music programming for underserved youth in Oregon.
The project piloted under the name “Global Beats” in 2016 at the MacLaren Youth Correctional Facility in Woodburn, Oregon. This project started with a partnership with Oregon Youth Authorities Office of Inclusion and Intercultural Relations as a result of the Global Perspectives curriculum. This curriculum are considered Multicultural Educational Group Support Sessions (MEGSS).
Yolchicahuali Xiuhtecuhtli- Aztec Dance
Blacque Butterfly– Spoken Word
Massamba Diop– Senegalese Master Drummer from Baaba Maal‘s Band & The Black Panther Soundtrack
Morpheus Youth Project– Dance & Art
1,000 Fuegos– Urbano Cuban Indie Rock Spanish Soul Music
Swiggle Mandela & LFGM– Hip Hop
Westcoast Blackbear– Hip Hop
Vibrational Souls– Sound Healing All ages event, disability affirmative, suggested sliding scale donations at door: $10-100 Door donation includes one beer token! Additional beer tokens available for sliding scale donation: $1-8 Sponsored by the Northwest Alliance for Alternative Media & Education, SmartMeme Studios, Oregon Jericho, Right 2 Survive, Morpheus Youth Project, Ascending Flow, Lagunitas Community Room – Portland Event space and beer fueled by Lagunitas Brewing Co.
Pizzas donated by Sizzle Pie For more info: firstname.lastname@example.org | www.keysbeatsbars.com