Benefit Concert – 2011

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Tibet House US held its 21nd Annual Benefit Concert at Carnegie Hall on Thursday, March 3rd.

Philip Glass, the concert’s Artistic Director, once again brought together an amazing, original line-up of contemporary artists: Bajah + the Dry Eye Crew, Gogol Bordello, Philip Glass, Tenzin Kunsel, Iggy Pop, Regina Spektor, Patti Smith & Pierce Turner.


THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2011 – Iron Rabbit Year

* Tenzin Choegyal
* The Flaming Lips
* Philip Glass
* Angelique Kidjo
* Taj Mahal
* James McCartney
* The Roots
* Patti Smith
* Jesse Smith & Michael Campbell
* Michael Stipe

2011 Press articles and Review

2011 Set List

* Monks Invocation

* Philip Glass Welcome

* Robert Thurman Remarks

* James McCartney – Angel

* James McCartney – Old Man

* Angelique Kidjo – Malaika

* Angelique Kidjo – Afrika

* Tenzin Choegyal – Snow Lion

* Tenzin Choegyal – Jhichung

* Patti Smith, Jesse Smith, Michael Campbell – Springtime

* Angelique Kidjo & The Roots – Move on Up!

* The Roots – Down by the River

* The Roots & Taj Mahal – Why You Have to Desert Me?

* Taj Mahal & Deva Mahal – Lovin’ in My Baby’s Eyes

* Taj Mahal– Blues with Feeling

* Philip Glass & Hal Wilner – Roosevelt After Innauguration

* Michael Stipe – Every Day is Yours to Win

* Michael Stipe – Saturn Returns

* The Flaming Lips – Feeling Yourself Disintegrate

* The Flaming Lips & Philip Glass– Do You Realize?

* Patti Smith – Blakean Year

* Patti Smith – Get Together

* Patti Smith – Fade Away

* All artists – Finale – People Have the Power