5th Festival of Universal Sacred Music
Symphony Space (2537 Broadway, Manhattan)

The Society for Universal Sacred Music presents its marathon 5th Festival of Universal Sacred Music, a free, daylong festival celebrating the spirit of life and the love of God that makes life possible.

Featured performers will be Anonymous 4 vocal ensemble, Indian classical singer and composer Deepak Kumar Pareek, The New York Virtuoso Singers, Harold Rosenbaum, Conductor and Artistic Director with James Adams on organ, The Riverside Inspirational Choir, Israeli singer Maya Raviv, The Canticum Novum Youth Choir, Edie Rosenbaum, Director, The Western Wind vocal ensemble, jazz singer Catherine Russell, pianist and composer Roger Davidson, chant singer David Newman, baritone Thomas McCargar with Brent Funderburk on piano, and the music of composer Sharon Farber with multi-instrumentalist Omar Faruk Tekbilek, percussionist David Kontesz and guitarist Freddy Schiftan as principal instrumentalists.