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The Recording Academy will present a
Live Tribute Concert Honoring 2017 Special Merit Awards Recipients

Featuring performances by Andra Day, Kirk Franklin, Randy Newman,
Dwight Yoakam, and others on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at The Beacon Theatre in
New York City.

GRAMMY Salute to Music Legends® will celebrate the outstanding contributions made by this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award honorees, Trustees Award honorees, and recipients of the Technical GRAMMY® Award and Music Educator Award™ with never-seen performances by those they’ve inspired.

The tribute concert will air on PBS later this year, as part of their “Great Performances” series.

Tickets for non-Academy members go on sale on
Monday, June 5, 2017 at 11 am EST  via Ticketmaster.

Please note that all Recording Academy members have the opportunity to purchase tickets before the public. Please be sure to use the Promo Code & link provided by the Academy to participate in the Pre-Sale.

 

Passport DC

Join us for Passport DC 2011, an exploration through Washington, DC’s international culture during the entire month of May. Now in its fourth year, Passport DC invites participants to experience a global journey without leaving the city. Featuring street festivals, open houses, embassy events, special performances, and much more, Passport DC explores the international community that is a vital part of DC culture. Tours will take place rain or shine! 
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AROUND THE WORLD EMBASSY TOUR

Please note that Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan is no longer participating on May 14.

May 14 – Cultural Tourism DC presents the fourth annual Around the World Embassy Tour, the capstone event of Passport DC.  Thirty-four embassies from around the globe will open their doors and welcome visitors to experience the art, culture, cuisine, and much more.  Learn all you need to know about the Around the World Embassy Tour.


This year’s other signature Passport DC events include:

Shortcut to Europe: EU Embassies Open House: May 7 – Tour inside the embassies of the European Union member countries and discover their distinctive cultures.

Kids World Cinema: May 13-14; 20-22 – Young cinema fans are sure to enjoy this celebration of children’s films from countries around the world. Presented in partnership with Alliance Française de Washington, this two-weekend festival features the screening of international children’s films as well as educational workshops.

National Asian Heritage Festival: Fiesta Asia Street Fair: May 21 –The National Asia Heritage Foundation, presents this street festival honoring the diverse cultures of Asia.

Meridian International Children’s Festival: May 21 – This festival introduces the next generation of global travelers to cultures around the world.

View the Passport DC brochure.

Subscribe to Cultural Tourism DC’s Weekly Events Update to receive updates and information on Passport DC 2011.

Festival Info & Schedule

TheMojaMoja.com 3rd Annual Pre-Grammy Awards Brunch and Concert

Benefiting Oxfam America, hosted by Garth Trinidad

Saturday, February 12, 2011, Noon – 3PM

(doors open and brunch service begins at 11AM)

Featuring 2011 Grammy Award Nominees Ana Tijoux, Bilal, and Eric Roberson, along with Flying Lotus and Superhumanoids.

This event is an official fundraiser to support Oxfam America, an international relief and development organization that creates lasting solutions to poverty, hunger, and injustice. When disaster strikes, Oxfam’s worldwide network of partners is already on the scene, providing emergency assistance in places like Haiti, Pakistan and our own Gulf Coast here in the US. Oxfam America became the official charity for the brunch in 2010 and theMojaMoja.com is proud to support them again in 2011 and for years to come with your support!  Learn more at http://www.oxfamamerica.org.

Special thanks to some of the brunch brand partners that you will experience:
– Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, providing mimosas
– Primo Beer, alcohol partner
– Tesla Motors, official automobile partner
– Ron Robinson | Fred Segal, talent swag bags
– Dirt LA, official apparel partner
– designRacy, design partner
– Horizon Display, multi-media partner
– Cush Salon and Cafe of Beverly Hills, salon partner
– Fusicology and LA.com, media partners