Interfaith Federation
of Greater Baton Rouge


Peace Music -- Voices of Peace



The Premiere of We Need Peace


Composed by Ariel Pierre
Winner of the Composition Competition for Young Adults
Performed at the Sounds of CommUNITY Concert
Sunday, May 3, 2015




Peace in the Streets


A rap created by Kid's Cafe, Cadillac St, Summer 2014
Peace in the Streets



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Click here for the lyrics.


Waging Peace CD -- Clips and Online Order Form



Audio Clips


The world premiere of Waging Peace was performed on Sunday, May 5, 2013 at Broadmoor Baptist Church in Baton Rouge.

The text for the composition was co-created by Robert Kyr and the Baton Rouge community.

Below you will find clips of sample tracks from the CD in MP3 format. The full text of Waging Peace, including the narration and lyrics, is available by clicking here and is included in the CD.

Sample Tracks:
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Introduction to Waging Peace -- Rev. Robin McCullough-Bade




Movement 1: Listen -- The Voices of the People




Movement 1: Listen -- Choral Response




Movement 3: Forgive -- Choral Response






Online Order Form


To order the CD, please use the form below. The CD includes all narration and music, as well as a booklet with the full text of Waging Peace.

Send your payment for the CD's ordered to:
Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge
3112 Convention Street
Baton Rouge LA 70806


Cost of the CD's: $15 for 1, $25 for 2, $10 each for 3 or more. Call (225-267-5600), stop by, or order online here.

Thanks for your support! Blessings as you Wage Peace.



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Music by Robert Kyr -- Voices of Peace



Dr. Robert Kyr has written several choral and instrumental compositions on peace. Below is "Voices of Peace", which is based on the prayer of St Francis.

Voices of Peace



O God, create me as an instrument --
a voice of your peace.

Where there is hate, let me sing love.
Where there is injury, let me sing forgiveness.
Where there is doubt, let me sing faith.
Where there is despair, let me sing hope.
Where there is darkness, let me sing light.
Where there is sadness, let me sing joy.

O One, Eternal-living Love,
Create me as a voice of peace.



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Voices for Peace -- Robert Kyr





Other Federation Video Clips on Peace



CatholicLife Television has produced two video clips from the 9/11 Community Prayers for Peace service at St. Joseph Cathedral September 11, 2011:
Video Clip from 9/11 Prayers for Peace Service

"Let There Be Peace on Earth" sung at the conclusion of the service