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July 11: Keane Southard

Topic: Mountains and Melodies: An Appalachian Trail Symphony

July 11:  Keane Southard
July 11:  Keane Southard

Time & Location

Jul 11, 2024, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM PDT

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Guests

About the event

Topic: Mountains and Melodies: An Appalachian Trail Symphony

Keane Southard hiked the New England portion of the Appalachian Trail, which inspired his Appalachian Trail Symphony: New England, as well as an opera set on the trail that is currently in development. Join this conversation with Keane as he explains his process, inspiration, and how one converts an immersive backpacking experience into an auditory journey.

 

In addition:

  • Have a chance to win a year membership to the Appalachian Trail Conservancy!
  • Donate money during registration to support the Appalachian Trail Conservancy, the organization that protects, manages, and advocates for the Appalachian National Scenic Trail.
  • Have a conversation with other intentional hikers about the topic *read more about the conversation code below.

For this event 1/3 of the donations will be given to Keane, and 1/3 will be given to the Appalachian Trail Conservancy. *Donations will appear as a second "ticket" in your order **Donations are not tax deductible unless made directly to a registered non-profit organization.

About the Speakers

Keane Southard is a composer and pianist who believes deeply in the power of music to be a catalyst for positive change in the world and change how people think, feel, and act. His music features a wide range of styles and approaches from traditional to experimental, systematic to free, and sacred to secular, reflecting a belief that creativity is stimulated by exploring and finding value in all aspects of the spiritual and physical worlds. Keane holds a PhD in music composition from the Eastman School of Music.

FAQ

Only register if you can attend this event in person

  • A recording of each event (excluding the conversation portion) will be uploaded to the Intentional Hiking YouTube channel.
  • Each recording will be accompanied by a Conversation Kit which will help you have a discussion on the event's theme with friends and family.

Conversation code

  • Please engage in these conversations with curiosity, an open mind, and respect. 
  • Lead with kindness and compassion. 
  • Listen to understand; not reply. 
  • No judgement, no advice (unless specifically asked for)

Non-profit Partners

  • Each guest can choose a non-profit partner of choice to feature during the event. 
  • Attendees can raise money for the non-profit during the registration process by giving a donation. 
  • Donations will be split evenly between the guest, non-profit partner, and host.

Gear Giveaways

  • Events will feature gear or product giveaways from new or cottage hiking brands. 
  • Need to be present to win.

Event Duration

  • Each event will last between 60-90 minutes

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Tickets

  • Free

    Sale ends: Jul 11, 3:00 PM PDT
    $0.00
  • Donate to your speakers

    Sale ends: Jul 11, 3:00 PM PDT

    Donations will be split evenly between the guest, non-profit partner, and host. *Donations will appear as a second "ticket" in your order **Donations are not tax deductible unless made directly to a registered non-profit organization

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