||National Women's Music Festival to stream June 30-July 4
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The beauty, power and wisdom of women will be celebrated at the 45th Annual National Women's Music Festival, which will be streamed on Mandolin.com on June 30-July 4.
There will be a SheRocks Stage, Spotlight Stage, Orchestra performance, workshops, marketplace, open mics and festival choruses.
Keynote speakers will include Bonnie J. Morris, Ph.D. and Judith Casselberry, Ph.D. Musical guests will be Holly Near, Kofy Brown, Be Steadwell, Big Bad Gina, The Blu Janes, SeekHer 7, Nancy Scott, Tammy Hall, and Hardened and Tempered, while drumming and dance will be courtesy of the Sarah Bush Dance Project, Giwayen Mata and Sistah Ngoma. Sandra Valls and e nina jay will perform comedy and spoken word, respectively.
For more information, visit NWMF.info .
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