Saturday, November 9, 2019
2pm - 4pm
1419 North Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Topanga Canyon, CA. 90290
The VNEW 2019 Veterans Concert took place on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum in Topanga Canyon California. Veteran singers and musicians from as far away as Nashville, St. Louis and Texas and as close as down the road in Topaga Canyon performed their own songs and popular standards.
Veteran BJ Lang was our Master of Ceremonies. Keith Carrington, Richard Desiato, Andy Hill, Renee Safier, Oscar Jordan, Tony Selvage, The Swing Dolls, Gleni Tai, Jorge Valcárcel and Boxcar and Renée Wahl performed. California State Senator Bob Archuleta, Chair of the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs, 32nd Senate District, gave a rousing welcome speech to the crowd. And Mark Villaseñor, Vice President of the Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians opened the concert with a tribal blessing. Many veterans also worked on our backstage crew and our front of house team.
Please watch our website for future VNEW Veterans Events.
Watch the video of VNEW’s 2019 Veterans Concert here.
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