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Meet the students who will take part in our summer school this week in Skopje.

Saturday, 26 August, 2017
Gradski Park, 1000 Skopje, Macedonia

Club Havana Skopje


20:30-23:30


Free entry


For directions, please contact info@mitrovicarockschool.org


Saturday, 26 August, 2017
Gradski Park, 1000 Skopje, Macedonia

Club Havana Skopje


20:30-23:30


Free entry


For directions, please contact info@mitrovicarockschool.org


Seven ethnically mixed Mitrovica Rock School bands will perform their own songs, celebrating its 10th annual inter-ethnic summer schools and nine years of successfully bringing together youth at the Mitrovica Rock School.

Tuesday, 12 September, 2017
ACU, 40 Edward Street, North Sydney

17:30


Ryan Auditorium, James Carroll Building


Register here


 


Tuesday, 12 September, 2017
ACU, 40 Edward Street, North Sydney

17:30


Ryan Auditorium, James Carroll Building


Register here


 


In this presentation, MwB founder and director Laura Hassler explores the role of the arts in shining light on the contradictions of our societies, and the potential of music to help address the loss of home, culture and identity for people on the move.

•• Topics Advocacy Events

We would like to share with you a short update on our Palestine Community Music activities from January-July 2017.

Thursday, 28 September, 2017
Thursday, 28 September, 2017

Concert alert! Mitrovica Rock School band Proximity Mine will perform at Brotfabriek Wien on September 28!

In September, MwB director Laura Hassler will be in Australia to speak at several conferences and music conservatories, on how music can create transformative change within communities affected by war and armed conflict.

This training has been developed for musicians and music pedagogues from all cultural backgrounds who wish to increase their ability to work towards the social inclusion of refugees and migrants, specific to the German context.

•• Topics Events Training

In June, we were invited to Heek, Germany to run a training in partnership with the Landesmusikakademie NRW, preparing local musicians to work with refugees and asylum seekers across Germany.

•• Topics Training Welcome Notes