Newly arrived refugee and migrant children in Melbourne are being welcomed to Australia with an offer of free piano lessons. WorldLink's Joel Carnegie joined one of the project's founders - and some of its participants - in the practice room.
Harps are played for the dying in an unusual form of musical palliative care. How does one of the world's oldest string instruments serve as a comfort during our last moments?
Refugee and German youth in Berlin and Hamburg are collaborating on a musical production set for performance in October. The project seeks to promote intercultural understanding and help the newcomers explore new ideas.
Refugee and migrant children in Australia are being welcomed with an offer of free piano lessons, funded by piano recitals in unexpected spaces. The initiative, still in its infancy, is already showing signs of success.
This hour of music features Scriabin's "Prometheus, Poem of Fire" - and a peculiar but very listenable cantata that Sergei Prokofiev wrote for the 20th anniversary of the Russian Revolution.
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