French
Spanish
Facebook
GLOBAL MOVEMENT FOR A CULTURE OF PEACE

On the left below, please find an article for the Culture of Peace News Network and on the right the discussion related to this article. You are invited to read and join in the discussion by clicking on any of the questions listed here, or, if you wish, you may enter a new discussion question as described on the bottom of this page. Please take the time to check one of the boxes below as to whether this article should be given a high priority, a medium priority or no priority

Learn Write Read Home About Us Discuss Search Subscribe Contact
by program area
by region
by category
by recency

United Nations and Culture of Peace
Global Movement for a Culture of Peace
Values, Attitudes, Actions
Rules of the Game
Submit an Article
Become a CPNN Reporter

'A Candle' A song to give peace a chance

an article by Jose Luis Sepulveda

I am a social artist that belongs to the New Song Movement (Latin folk). As an observer of life I wrote “A Candle” due to the turbulent years of this millennium. This song is a call for understanding and rejection of war, racism and violence. I know what violence is I grew up with it, my family was affect by it.

The song is long, however I believe that the details showcase current life issues, and I do stick to my believes as many of my brothers of the New Song Movement and Folk music do. It is better to make songs that will achieve better societies, even if it is not a profitable as commercial music.

It will be great to share more good social messages with other musicians, but for now I’ll give my song “A Candle” - A song to give peace some hope.

You can download the song by using the following link: http://www.mp3.com.au/track.asp?id=139276.

Or alternative you can find a link in my web site: http://www.jlsepulveda.com/.

Thank you for reading and listening to “A Candle”. And be free to use the song for any peace and understanding projects you have – no need to contact me for it!

When evil reigns:
Light a candle
From the Inner flames
Within your soul

DISCUSSION

Question(s) related to this article:


Here is a space to discuss your favorite music for peace, and how it can be found on the Internet

* * * * *

Latest reader comment:

This discussion question applies to the following articles:

I would like to help world peace with my songs
"A Candle" A song to give peace a chance
Montana Musician Sings about Peace and Justice for a Global Audience
Ani Difranco: more than just music
Rio+20 Global Youth Music Contest
Gilberto Gil fará show durante o Festival de Música e Cultura da Paz (Brasil)
Gilberto Gil will perform during the Festival of Music and Culture of Peace (Brazil)
Bloodstone's New Album: Culture of Peace Music


This report was posted on February 8, 2007.

If you wish to start a new discussion topic on this article, you need to register and log in. Then please copy the title of this article which is 'A Candle' A song to give peace a chance and its number which is 309 and enter this information along with your discussion question and an introductory response to the question here.


A few stories are retained on the main listings if they are considered by readers to be a priority. If you have not already done so, please take the time to check a box below: should this article be considered as a priority?