by Lei Guo for HorizonVU Music

March 1 and the Benefit Concert for the Association Christina Noble! The night was staged at at Mc Bride’s Irish Pub in Paris’ 1st arrondissement and featured Hannah Judson, Etienne Rosas & Band, and Tarah Who? Proceeds went to benefit children in Vietnam andposter_CNCF_1_3_small Mongolia.

It was a great day, perfect for my first go at organizing a concert. From sun-up, I was pretty stressed and excited all at the same time. Stressed because I was worried sick about not being late, how it will go,what should I do to make it as good as possible, even what should I wear… And obviously excited because I knew everything will be awesome!

Amandine Boubennec and Caroline Faraud, Association Christina Noble

Amandine Boubennec and Caroline Faraud, Association Christina Noble

After making final arrangements and a quick set-up, the night kiched off with Hannah Judson. Hannah’s music and mellow voice guides you among her travels, her life and experiences. As evening moved to night, people gathered around – obviously delighted and charmed by her charisma. With Hannah you fly away as high and as far as her ballads can take you.
Then the change-over to Etienne Rosas & Band. The room was filled with their good cover vibes. From Richy Valens to The Beatles, you already knew the songs, just a matter of letting yourself go and roll with the rock. Etienne and his band are young, young but very talented and they

Lei Guo with  Claude Guillaumin and Kim Naef

Lei Guo with Claude Guillaumin and Kim Naef

Hannah Judson

Hannah Judson

Etienne Rosas & Band

Etienne Rosas & Band

know how to put on a show. They really wet their shirts, OMG is that me or is the temperature rising?

Finally, a black haired girl goes on stage with her band. She plugs in her guitar and…the rock is on! Tarah Who? Tarah G. is the lead singer and guitarist of the band. Tarah G. is incredibly talented, experienced and full of energy. You feel THE pulse , so bang your head. Tarah G., Pilal and Sam…they really rock and just for that – a big thank you guys!

Last call came to fast…unplug the mics…ok. But not to worry…we’ll do it again, sooner than later.

Tarah G.

Tarah G.

Big up to everyone who participated to the event. A special thanks to Keiran who welcomed us to McBride’s, to HorizonVU Music for the

Desmond Mcgetrick, PSB and Phil Cartwright

Desmond Mcgetrick, PSB and Phil Cartwright

production, to IESA http://www.iesa.info/spip.php?page=home&couleur=violet, Paris School of Business http://www.psbedu.com/and to all the donors who gave to a terrific cause – the Association Christina Noble.

Visit the Association Christina Noble at  http://www.asso-christina-noble.fr/

You can find Etienne Rosas at http://www.reverbnation.com/therevies

Hannah Judson at www.hannahjudson.com

and Tarah Who? at www.tarahwho.com

Of course, you can find Hannah Judson and Tarah Who? at www.horizonvumusic.com