One night only!
In person & livestream

The Refugee Committee presents a diverse concert of world music on Thursday, June 8 at 7:00 p.m. taking place in Metropolitan's Chancel Room (refreshments) and Sanctuary (concert). We also welcome guest speaker Dt. Sergeant Mustafa Popalzai from 51 Division (Major Crimes Unit).

Performers include:

Radwan Altaleb (Syria), Oud and percussionist
Bri-anne Swan
David Lara, guitar and Marcela Cota, vocalist (Spain)
Essence Classical Chamber Group

Tickets: $25 each with an additional recommended donation of $125/person (any amount donated over the $25 ticket price will receive a charitable donation receipt), payable through our portal below, or at the door (all payment methods accepted). If contributing on the evening (not online), please email Jim Harbell to RSVP, with number of seats requested (

Your support will help complete our mission to bring to Canada a three-generation Afghani family currently living in Pakistan under threat from the Taliban.

Click the button below for the secure giving portal for the Concert. In the note/memo field, please indicate how many concert tickets you are reserving, and let us know if you require the livestream link.


Banner photo: Radwan Altaleb plays the Oud
Photo: Singer-songwriter Bri-anne Swan