Musical Prayer Station with Gustaff Besungu “The Subject Tonight Is Love”

The subject tonight is Love
And for tomorrow night as well,
As a matter of fact
I know of no better topic
For us to discuss
Until we all
Die!
~ Hafez

Dear friends!

What nurtures your soul? What makes your heart tender? Prayer, music, fellowship, tea poured in peace, homemade banana bread baked with love and shared with a smile? Whatever the answer might be, sharing music and prayers with friends gets us all closer to the Creator.

I invite you and your loves ones on Sunday, October 5th, at 4 pm, to a very special Musical Prayer Station with Gustaff Besungu who will present songs and music with the African Drum (Djembe), story telling and traditional dance from Cameroon – West Africa.

Musical Prayer Station with Gustaff Besungu “The Subject Is Love”

Musical Prayer Station with Gustaff Besungu "The Subject Is Love"

Musical Prayer Station with Gustaff Besungu “The Subject Is Love”

Gustaff Besungu is an author, singer-songwriter, performer and Djembe player who hails from a lineage of drum players. Born and raised in Cameroon-West Central Africa, he brings to life a unique blend of traditional rhythms with music from around the world. Having performed with musical groups in Cameroon, Israel and U.S.A, his familiarity with various audiences—be it in schools, universities, major theatrical productions or in the comforts of a home—is far ranging. He has shared the stage with notable Artists such as Red Grammer, KC Porter, JB Eckl, and Eric Dozier. He travels and shares aspects of his rich cultural heritage through drum playing, storytelling, music and dance. His uplifting voice and captivating spirit is an enjoyable experience for people of all ages and backgrounds.

Gustaff Besungu’s music is a unique blend of African rhythms with music from around the world, with soothing vocals set to inspire and awaken the soul.

A master on Djembe improvisations, his skills transcends the common perceptions of a Djembe player, his peaceful rhythms not only appeals to the sensitivities of a trained ear but allures any listener and takes them on a journey of rhythmic bliss, as well as into the realms of contemplation.

His vocal reverberates with calming tones of the sweet calls of the African rainforest, so moving and engaging, grounded in the rich tradition of intricate vocal melodies and harmonies.

His lyrics are in the style of a storyteller, poet and observer of human nature, a singer songwriter with catchy melodies and tunes set to bring joy to the heart and vivify the soul.

Gustaff is the author of two books:

You can view a video of Gustaff performing his song “The Subject”:

To support the artist, an optional donation of $5-$10 is suggested.

Please let me know if planning to attend so I can plan the refreshments accordingly.

Mitko

“Let your vision be world-embracing, rather than confined to your own self.”
(From the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh)

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