“Feminism can be portrayed wrong by women who don’t get the movement, but I know that after being a part of Mitrovica Rock School and having my work appreciated by people I care about, nothing can stop me from being who I am and doing what I love.”
The 5 principles of Musicians without Borders are hugely motivating for me; like some kind of shiny marble that shines on the horizon in search of connection. Music is able to create a ‘special moment’, which in the German language beautifully translates to ‘Sternstunde’.
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.