U.S. Embassy and Doha Women Forum to Host Workshop on “Empowerment Through Music”
Doha: Critically acclaimed artist and songwriter Maya Azucena will lead an empowering workshop, “Unleash Your Power Through Music”, at Centara West Bay Residences & Suites.
The workshop will feature songs and storytelling, demonstrating the power of music in transforming our lives. The workshop, organized by the Doha Women Forum, in collaboration with the US Embassy in Qatar, will take place on Wednesday, March 2 at 6 p.m. It is one of the many initiatives of the Doha Women Forum to promote the health and well-being of women and young people in Qatar.
American artist Maya Azucena fuses indie-pop and contemporary rhythm and blues (R&B), along with passionate blues-inspired vocals, to create music that uplifts the soul. Azucena is well known for her humanitarian vision and global projects. Based on a personal commitment to having a positive impact on society through his talent, most of Azucena’s songs are anthems that give voice to self-esteem, the empowerment of women and young people, the overcome obstacles and step into our fearless selves.
Natalie A Baker, Chargé d’Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Qatar, said, “We are thrilled to welcome Maya Azucena to the Middle East for the first time and to work with local grassroots movements to light women in music and empowerment. This workshop with the Doha Women Forum allows everyone to find common ground through music, storytelling and self-expression.
Doha Women Forum Founder Conchita Ponce said, “It is a great pleasure to be able to organize a workshop that aims to transform our lives and increase our self-esteem using music. Maya Azucena is a wonderful performer who aims to empower women and young people by focusing on finding and expressing their voice.
Azucena said she was looking forward to visiting Qatar for the first time and helping attendees discover their superpower. Rivage Qatar representative, Linda Vorkale, said, “The Rivage Qatar team is delighted to support the upcoming workshop on music as a means of bringing about positive change and impacting society.
The Maya Azucena tour is organized by the United States Embassy in Qatar and the workshop is sponsored by Centara West Bay Residences & Suites and Rivage Skincare – Natural Dead Sea Minerals.
Registration for Unleash Your Power Through Music with Maya Azucena is available through Eventbrite.