World Refugee Day | Worldwide Music Day 2023

21 juni, 2023|Call, English, Internationaal|

Music belongs to everyone, and everyone has a right to play, sing, perform, and enjoy music—this was the inspiration for Worldwide Music Day, established in 1981 and celebrated around the world every year on June 21. Everyone has a right to music. But wait. The day before—June 20—is International Day of the Refugee—a day calling attention to the plight of people forced to flee their homes. A day marking the needs—and rights— of refugees for safety, freedom, protection from harm. Even a little knowledge of what today’s refugees face is enough to conclude that displaced people are not likely to have access to music… nor to so many [...]