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BERKELEY SOCIETY FOR THE PRESERVATION OF TRADITIONAL MUSIC

Application ID

OD-19-7383

Application Type

Organizational Development

Approved Grant Amount

Project Description

The Berkeley Society for the Preservation of Traditional Music (dba Freight & Salvage) is dedicated to promoting the understanding and appreciation of traditional music – music that is rooted in and expressive of the great variety of regional, ethnic, and social cultures of peoples throughout the world. Our Vision recognizes that music flows from a rich diversity of traditions and communities. The music we invite and produce in our venue speaks of love and inspiration, it challenges conventions, it is rooted in social justice, and it unites musicians, audiences, and students in the joy of sound and story. Our Values focus on: Traditional Music as an expression of human creativity across cultures and throughout time; Equity and Respect as fundamental human rights; The Connections between People that are strengthened by a shared love of music; Learning that inspires renewal and transformation; and Social Responsibility and Engagement that enrich our communities.

Organization Summary

The Berkeley Society for the Preservation of Traditional Music (dba Freight & Salvage) is dedicated to promoting the understanding and appreciation of traditional music – music that is rooted in and expressive of the great variety of regional, ethnic, and social cultures of peoples throughout the world. Our Vision recognizes that music flows from a rich diversity of traditions and communities. The music we invite and produce in our venue speaks of love and inspiration, it challenges conventions, it is rooted in social justice, and it unites musicians, audiences, and students in the joy of sound and story. Our Values focus on: Traditional Music as an expression of human creativity across cultures and throughout time; Equity and Respect as fundamental human rights; The Connections between People that are strengthened by a shared love of music; Learning that inspires renewal and transformation; and Social Responsibility and Engagement that enrich our communities.

Organization

BERKELEY SOCIETY FOR THE PRESERVATION OF TRADITIONAL MUSIC

Address

2020 ADDISON ST

BERKELEY

Phone

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