We are Compassionate: “Consolation” by award-winning musician on 2020 NCLF

Original Compassionate Music
·    Right after the Award Ceremony for “In time of COVID19 Video Contest” , There will be  music “Consolation” by award-winning musician Phil Young, Clara Yang, Daming Li

As a SF Bay Area Composer, Phil was profoundly stricken by the stories of the people suffering from the pandemic and compelled to do something positive with his music. Phil & Clara will be there.

Please register to join us on Sep. 20th 1~3:30pm : https://whova.com/web/nclf_202009/

“In time of COVID-19”  – A Video Essay Contest to tell the Humanistic Stories of the Current Pandemic  Open to all independent journalists, ethnic media, event organizers and civic organization contestants.

2020 National Civic Leadership Forum Closing Ceremony on September 20

The participants of the 2020 NCLF will feature more than 10 ethnic groups and over 100 AAPI leaders from across the country as speakers and participants in dozens of workshops, panels, and keynote speeches. AAUC is excited to offer an online exhibition hall, online auction, cultural performances, and cooking demonstrations by famous Asian chefs. Confirmed guests include Andrew Yang, former presidential candidate; Ro Khanna, US Representative (CA); Ty Bledsoe, Assistant Vice President – External & Legislative Affairs at a Fortune 10 Company; Sean Do, award winning author, Jennifer Carnahan, Chairwoman for the Republican Party of Minnesota; Evan Low, California State Assembly member; and more.

With the theme of “Community Spotlights”, the 2020 NCLF Closing Ceremony on September 20, 2020 will feature the stories and voices of “The Power of WE”


  1. Congress-member Ro Khanna, Lloyd Doggett, US Representative /Congressman (TX),  Carol  Moon Goldberg – President, League of Women Voters (CA)Keynote speeches;
  2. In Time of COVID-19 video stories by Competition Winning filmmakers
  3. Next generations Asian Americans stories Essay reading
  4. Original compassionate Music “Consolation” by award-winning musician Phil Young, Clara Yang, Daming Li; http://www.dingdingtv.com/?p=62933
  5. Community Leaders Joint Statement and press conference

The Closing Ceremony will also feature Diverse Content Creators, Ethnic media, Community Leaders, and Next Generation Americans. It will also highlight Asian American’s contribution; tell their compassionate stories during the pandemic with videos and music; make the statement of commitment for our bright future.

Please register to join us on Sep. 20th 1~3:30pm : https://whova.com/web/nclf_202009/

Agenda of Original Compassionate Music

1:50pm                        Innovation Dialog with Artists

Moderator: Amrita Singh

Guest: Phil Young, Composer

Clara Yang, Piano

Daming LI, Cello

1:55pm                        Play the music – Consolation

Clara Yang, Piano, Daming LI, Cello


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