Playing for Change: How Songs Can Unite the World

Mar 15, 2022

4:00pm – 5:00pm CT

Over the last 20 years, Playing for Change has created hundreds of incredible videos that illustrate the power of popular music to transcend borders. Attend this session to learn more about the history and the various milestones achieved for this organization. Learn how they built a global family through music and continue to create lasting change through their Foundation and Music Schools around the world. Speakers will also cover future plans and the path ahead for this ever-inspirational project.

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Mark Johnson

Playing For Change

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Whitney Kroenke Silverstein

Playing For Change Foundation

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Mermans Mosengo

Playing For Change

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