Enjoy 6 different powerful stories on our programs and how we use music to transform lives. Our first story comes from Palestine, where Program Manager, Fabienne van Eck talks about music making in Dura.
Longtime Mitrovica Rock School member Jelena Zafirovic has been the front woman and lead song writer of two ethnically mixed bands, Sublime 6 and Rootless. She is now working on her first solo album, Melancholia. We asked Jelena about life as a musician in Mitrovica and what inspired the album.
On April 14, ethnically mixed Mitrovica Rock School band Proximity Mine performed for hundreds of soldiers on a truck stage at a benefit march and concert. The proceeds of the event will go to a public address system needed for school concerts.
For ethnically mixed Mitrovica Rock School band Morana, lyrics are central. Lyric writer Luka explains how his songs center around the theme of comfort.