Training announcement for musicians working with refugees in the Netherlands.
Saturday 11th of February 2017 – 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 12th of February 2017 – 10:00 – 17:00
Location: Muziekschool Amsterdam Noord, Alkmaarstraat 10, 1024 TT, Amsterdam
Costs: €50 (this includes training material and lunch for the 2 training days).
This 2 day training will help musicians strengthen their skills in leading community music workshops in (emergency) refugee centers in the Netherlands. Join us to experience, share and learn about the power of music to bring comfort, connection and hope.
The training is open to professional musicians, experienced workshop leaders and music teachers who are (or wish to be) active as music workshop leaders in refugee centers or refugee communities in The Netherlands.
Trainees need to have good music skills and the ability to simplify and break down the elements of music making. This is necessary in order to lead and teach workshop participants at any level of musicianship. Trainees must be able to demonstrate empathic sensitivity and active listening skills as a group facilitator.
Please send us an expression of interest along with your resume by January 10th, 2017, to the following email address: