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A Colorado native, Sara Giita Flores is a musician, author, teacher, and motivational speaker who inspires. As an acoustic singer/songwriter, Sara Giita’s music chronicles her journey from an assault survivor to an empowered diva. Her clear, shimmering voice breathes life into her message of personal transformation and self-love. She began as a perfection-seeking classical musician, until two very quirky international concert tours as a backup singer revealed her life’s purpose. Sara Giita the singer-songwriter was born. In 2009, she poured her soul into her debut album, Take the Leap.
Nowadays, this unstoppable goddess of song is spreading hope and healing through multiple creative channels: live music performances, the Sunlight for Survivors blog and video series, and professional speaking. She takes her creative voice onto conference stages, non-profit meeting rooms, yoga studios, and any place where audiences are ready to experience more joy and nourishment through practical exercises and inspiring music.
Still, We Rise with Niya Nolting
Sara Giita and Anastasia Rose will be playing a show with the talented Niya Nolting! Find out why Still, We Rise has gained the attention of 9News. Westword Magazine and KGNU Radio through empowering folk-pop with eclectic instrumentation. At this V-Day concert, Sara Giita and Anastasia Rose will be debuting TWO NEW original songs: I Want to Sing Out for French horn, voice, and piano, and I Loved You More with guitar, piano, and spine-tingling vocal harmonies. You can also expect our most-loved covers and inspiring originals.
After some joyous Still, We Rise tunes, the fabulous Louisiana native Niya will take the stage. Niya was voted one of the "Women in Rock" in the local New Orleans paper while still just a Catholic high school girl by day and a "Rock Star" by night. Niya writes songs that are a beautiful, soulful slap in the face.
As you take in the music, enjoy local, organic food and drinks (both alcoholic and non-alcoholic) in a family-friendly, relaxed restaurant setting.
Swallow Hill Sensory Friendly Concert
Join inspiring folk-pop duo Still, We Rise (Sara Giita and Anastasia Rose) for a fun, welcoming concert. Tickets are just $5!
Sensory friendly concerts at Swallow Hill aim to create a welcoming space for concertgoers and their families to enjoy live music in safe and comfortable surroundings.
Sensory friendly concerts are specifically designed for individuals with sensory sensitivities and developmental disabilities, including those diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. We turn the lights up and the sound down so individuals and their families can move around, dance, and sing along in a fun, judgement free environment.
Sensory Friendly events are designed to be an inclusive and welcoming experience for individuals impacted by intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (I/DD) and their family and friends.
These events, while geared toward some of the unique needs of individuals with I/DD, will make our cultural events and experiences more welcoming for all. We welcome individuals of all ages and abilities at this performance.
Still, We Rise with Emma Back
Colorado native Emma Back celebrates release of debut album “Little World” with “Raise Up Your Eyes,” featuring acoustic duo Still, We Rise. Raise Up Your Eyes in an evening of multi-instrumental performance and community engagement that investigates how to heal personal and global conflict through bearing witness to issues of feminine power, racial and religious oppression, war and ancestry. Where: Aar River Gallery at 3707 W. 73rd Ave Westminster CO 80030 When: Saturday June 28th. Doors and social pic-nick at 6pm (bring your own pick nick), concert at 6:30pm Tckets: $5-$25 sliding scale and available online or at the door. Hailing from the rural hills of Vermont, Back brings her Avant-Folk, Live-Looping multi-instrumentalism and years of vocal and violin training to engage communities in dialogues of darkness and transformation through a series of songs and reflections from her debut album Little World (released May 24th 2018). Little World “soars on the strength of Back’s stunning vocals, sparse and compelling instrumentation, poetic lyrics and a captivating sound that conjures such singular artists as Andrew Bird, Rhiannon Giddens and Tori Amos while standing tall on its own unique merits.” (Tom Huntington, The Times Argus).
Broomfield Summer Sundays featuring Still, We Rise
Watch the sun set at this FREE outdoor concert! Hear cover favorites and uplifting originals by Sara Giita and Anastasia Rose. Bring blankets and chairs and bring the kids; come early for a bouncy castle and instrument petting zoo beginning at 4 pm. We are honored to be featured in this concert series put on by the Broomfield Council for the Arts and Humanities (BCAH).
The People's Fair
Still, We Rise is playing the People's Fair!
Sara Giita and Anastasia Rose will be on stage right after the 10 am Yoga class, can you imagine a better time for uplifting music? The fair features a lively assortment of family-friendly booths, activities and tasty food so join us for this FREE event!
Choral Piece World Premiere
ASTER Women's Chamber Choir will be performing a new work by Sara Giita Flores, titled "Untapped Peace." The concert is titled For War and Peace, and includes new works from Alex Craig as well as classics such as Schubert's 23rd Psalm.
Sara Giita with Still, We Rise
First Friday gallery openings, hot drinks and amazing music! Still, We Rise Acoustic Duo (Anastasia Rose and Sara Giita) plays profound and personal folk-pop for a joyful, empowered world.
The event is free and tips are appreciated!
We Sing for Haiti Benefit Concert
Join us for an inspiring afternoon of original songs directly benefiting orphans in Haiti. The lineup: Solar: Alternative Rock/Pop The Breedin' Hearts (formerly the Kamikaze Klones)- Rock and Roll for Those Who Dare to Care Still, We Rise Acoustic Duo- Profound and Personal Folk-Pop for a Joyful, Empowered World (Anastasia Rose and Sara Giita) Sympathetic Vibrations- Music for Planetary Awareness: Songs that Reach into the Heart Plus Charlie Provenza and Jordan Brudos-Knockels All proceeds will go to the AMURTEL Children's Home and Schools in Haiti. We are asking for a sliding scale donation of $5 to $30 via cash or check. You can pre-purchase tickets through EventBrite If you haven't been to the Mercury Cafe before, it is a relaxed restaurant setting that is kid friendly. All are welcome!