Billy Jonas set to perform Monday to help fundraise for Art of Peace

Published on Thursday, 5 June 2014 23:35 - Written by From Staff Reports

Folk musician Billy Jonas is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. Monday at Congregation Beth El, 1010 Charleston Drive.

The show is being put together by Neal and Jen Katz.

The concert is free but donations will be accepted to help fund the Art of Peace Festival that will take place in Tyler in September, organizers said.

Those who plan to attend are asked to register by going to the website billyintyler.weebly.com.

Jonas offers high-energy performances that feature lots of interaction with the audience.

He uses traditional instruments such as the guitar, bass and marimba and homemade instruments including buckets, barrels, keys and cans, said in information on his website.