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      "This is Our Environment" Album Screening & Discussion in Asheville

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      August 19, 2020

      Wednesday   7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

      Asheville, North Carolina 28806

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      "This is Our Environment" Album Screening & Discussion

      In lieu of an in person tour this year of "This is Our Environment," we are holding a two-part virtual event. This first part will an online screening of the album, "This is Our Environment," to give you the opportunity to hear the full album before the release in early 2021. Throughout the screening, my fellow sextet members will join me as we talk about this project, how it came to be, who we are, and whatever else you want to know.

      This screening will take place on Facebook Live on August 19th at 7pm EST. The video will be shared on my Facebook page (Joseph Herbst Music) as well as in the Facebook event:

      The second part will be a virtual concert later this year featuring new music for this band. More info will be shared at and after the screening!

      A little bit about the album:

      “This is Our Environment” brings together original music, spoken word, and environmental justice in order to challenge our understanding of the environment to push us towards a more just and equitable society founded on a sense of community.

      They Say There Are Beautiful Trees
      Momma Nature (ft. Dasan Ahanu)
      Mama E (ft. Cynthia ‘THiA’ Sharpe)
      Is this my fault?
      Erring of the Revolution Pt. 1 (ft. Yexandra 'Yex' Diaz)
      Makes No Cents
      Erring of the Revolution Pt. 2 (ft. Yexandra 'Yex' Diaz)
      Iron Eyes
      LEGACY (ft. RaShad Eas)
      Estrange Us
      Communion (ft. RaShad Eas)
      Simple Life (ft. RaShad Eas)
      Visions of Freedom

      Joseph Herbst Sextet:
      Evan Taylor - Trumpet and Flugelhorn
      Joseph M Herbst - Alto and Soprano Saxophones
      Liany Mateo - Bass
      Luther S. Allison - Piano and Rhodes
      Peter Martin - Guitar
      Zachary Mckinney - Drums

      Featured Guests:
      Aubrey Johnson - Vocals (Tracks 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 12)
      Dasan Ahanu - Spoken Word
      Cynthia ‘THiA’ Sharpe - Spoken Word
      Yexandra Diaz - Spoken Word
      RaShad Eas - Spoken Word

      This project is supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, a state agency with funding from local arts councils in Buncombe, Madison, Mitchell and Yancey counties, and with support from Avery County.

      If you'd like to leave a donation or tip - which will be used to support the artists involved in these events - you can do so below:
      Venmo - @joseph-herbst
      PayPal -
      CashApp - $JosephHerbst

      Cost: Free -

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