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Mixed band Proximity Mine are from Mitrovica (Kosovo), a city completely divided by war. They are setting an example to their generation, and they need your help.

•• Topics Mitrovica Rock School

When we start a Welcome Notes workshop, many of us are strangers to each other. Yet, generally, within a few minutes we are playing together with the openheartedness of children. That’s the power of music – it bridges the divides of language, origin, cultures and customs.

8-9 July, 2017
Guildhall School of Music & Drama, London, UK

Registration fee (excluding meals but including tea and coffee): £50

8-9 July, 2017
Guildhall School of Music & Drama, London, UK

Registration fee (excluding meals but including tea and coffee): £50

MwB Rwanda Youth Music project manager Chris Nicholson will present at the upcoming SIMM-POSIUM: 2nd Research Symposium on Social Impact of Making Music at the Guildhall School in London.

MwB project manager Chris Nicholson will present at the Culture, Health and Wellbeing International Conference this June on his work as a music therapist in Rwanda.

This week we are meeting Jamie Dunphy, who is a musician and an educator, an activist, the member of jazz group Mill City Trio and supporter of Musicians without Borders.

•• Topics World Wide Music Day
Wednesday, 21 June, 2017
Nieuwe Uilenburgerstraat 116, 1011 LX, Amsterdam

Time: Doors at 8 pm, Concert at 8.30 pm (60 min)

Tickets: € 50,- incl. 2 drinks

http://splendoramsterdam.com/friends-for-musicians/

Wednesday, 21 June, 2017
Nieuwe Uilenburgerstraat 116, 1011 LX, Amsterdam

Time: Doors at 8 pm, Concert at 8.30 pm (60 min)

Tickets: € 50,- incl. 2 drinks

http://splendoramsterdam.com/friends-for-musicians/

For the third year in a row there will be an exclusive benefit concert for Musicians without Borders in Splendor, Amsterdam: ‘Friends for Musicians’.

•• Topics Events Press Release

As we prepare for the final week of training for our 2016-2017 Music Bridge program, we are taking stock of how our trainees have been developing as community music workshop leaders over the course of the year.

Tracy is joining us for World Wide Music Day with her online Music Lessons Anywhere Playathon – a continuous music stream, produced by Music Lessons Anywhere teachers and students from all over the globe.

•• Topics World Wide Music Day

Our spring band camp in Skopje was very fruitful, but was cut short by a day because of the political situation in Skopje. We were able to perform in the end, thanks to our contacts in Gracanica!