Wings Of Freedom Concert series – Paris, London, Berlin, Cannes!
Many Soulmates came together to spread the message of “Wings for Freedom” and the audience witnessed musical synergy at its best with Chris Thompson (Manfred Mann‘s Earth Band), Nick van Eede (Cutting Crew), Tony Carey (Rainbow), Randy Brecker, Bill Evans (Miles Davis Band), John Helliwell, Bobby Kimball (Toto), Cory Henry, Klaus Doldinger (Doldinger`s Passport), Till Brönner and David Clayton-Thomas (Blood Sweat & Tears), Midge Ure (Ultravox), Melanie C. (ex. Spice Girls).
In addition, Al Di Meola joined the stage for the concert in Berlin, and it was a great honor that Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull played in London.
Thee “Wings of Freedom” concert tour received awards for this concept-concert series from the Prime Minister of Bavaria, and by Paul Zilk, president of MIDEM, the leading international music market. The award was given to Leslie Mandoki and his Soulmates for drawing attention to the values of a free and tolerant Europe with their music, and for building bridges between different cultures as the core concept of the tour.