Wed 1 November 2017 Musical Postcards concert AINSI Maastricht (NL)
During this concert, the Musical Postcards made by students from the Sint-Maartenscollege will be performed by members of the Dutch Chamber Music Company.
Collaborating Partner: philharmonie zuidnederland.
Thu 23 November 2017 Musical Postcards at Global Education Report (UNESCO) Ministry of Education, Culture, and Sience, The Hague (NL)
During the Dutch national reflection of the Global Education Report, Musical Postcards will perform a Musical Postcard with an educational context.
In the context of the 70th birthday of the United Nations, two musicians performed a very strong Musical Postcard send to us by 15 year old Hussain Yousif Turaani from the Burj el-Barajneh refugee camp, south of Beirut in Lebanon. We wanted to make his voice heard in the United Nations headquarters in Geneva. Maison de la Paix was a stage for debates, personal stories and our Musical Postcard.
“ am very honored to receive a Musical Postcard from Hussain Turaani and to collaborate with him on this long distance.”
Composer Merlijn Twaalfhoven teamed up with mezzo Soprano Rosanne van Sandwijk to give a musical answer to Hussains rap message. Have a look. The Single Body speaker Hussain Yousif Turaani violin Merlijn Twaalfhoven mezzo soprano Rosanne van Sandwijk