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Solo Cantar - The Healing Power of Music

Tickets will be available on 4.17.2020

A Celebration of Life through Song & Story

Solo Cantar will weave stories and songs of healing through trauma, oppression, madness, and marginality, celebrating the life of Luis Felipe Romero, Jr., who died in Durham, North Carolina on June 20th, 2016, while living with his daughter LeLaina and son-in-law Mykal after being diagnosed with ALS only two months earlier. 

On June 20th, 2020, a beautiful community of musicians and storytellers will celebrate Luis and bring Solo Cantar to life. Our team of volunteers along with Brevan Hampden Music, Le'Andra D. McPhatter, Ally J's Music, and more amazing local musicians will celebrate dad and bring Solo Cantar to life first on the stage at the Durham Arts Council PSI Theatre and again with dancing and connection in the Semans Gallery!


WHEN: Saturday, June 20th

Concert @ 7PM

Reception with DJ Jemynii @ 9:30PM

WHERE: PSI Theatre & Semans Gallery @ Durham Arts Council

120 Morris Street, Durham, NC 27701

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Saturday June 20th
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Durham Arts Council, Morris Street, Durham, NC, USA
120 Morris St, Durham, NC 27701, USA

Sólo Cantar
In Memory of Luis Felipe Romero Jr.

Sólo Cantar is a concert and celebration of life for my father, Luis Felipe Romero Jr., who died from complications related to Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) on June 20th, 2016. We are so grateful for the work of the ALS Association North Carolina Chapter. Through one of the hardest times for our family, we received help from their Loan Equipment Program, support navigating dad's care, and a connection with the Multidisciplinary ALS Clinic at Duke. Their work supports people living with ALS and their families, as well as medical research to end this devastating disease.

Join our family and friends for this event benefiting the ALS Association, North Carolina Chapter, and help us reach our goal of raising $30,000 for research and support for a complicated and  devastating disease. 

Thanks to the magic of Brevan Hampden Music Productions, LeLaina Romero and a beautiful community of musicians and storytellers will      celebrate her dad and bring Sólo Cantar to life—first on the stage at PSI Theatre and again with DJ Gemynii in Semans Gallery! 

Posted by The ALS Association North Carolina Chapter