The extraordinary story of Ignacio Montoya Carlotto

  We have just launched our latest story about Ignacio Montoya Carlotto, a musician from Argentina who discovered at the age of 36 that he was adopted.  His biological parents were among those who were disappeared and murdered during the military dictatorship (1976-1983) and he was one of the babies adopted out.  Read more about […]

Uganda: Please Support!

                      D Mc Viniikizo, one of our project's participating artists in Uganda, is planning to lead a hip-hop workshop for kids living in the slum community in Kampala.  He needs modest support to realize this initiative.  Please consider supporting "Help Nawe Osobola Mcing Hip Hop […]

Children of the Berlin Kulturbund Meet-February 17, 2016

Evelyn Summer and Eugene Drucker met last Wednesday night at The JK Project program at the Museum of Jewish Heritage. They discovered that their parents, dancer/choreographer Hannah Kroner and musician Ernst Drucker, performed in the Berlin Kulturbund in 1938 and must have known each other. Love that! by by

Iranian Musicians Jailed, Facing Possible Execution For Playing Metal

Thank you Mirshad Buckman for bringing this news to our attention. Iranian Musicians Jailed, Facing Possible Execution For Playing Metal   by by

Israel: Habib Shedadeh Hanna

We recently interviewed Palestinian-Israeli musician, composer, and musicologist Habib Shedadeh Hanna about living in Israel, the issues he faces as a Palestinian musician, and his hopes for Israel.  Please read Habib's  story and watch samples of his interview. by by