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Music Freedom Day 2013

Belgium: Radio programme about ‘music for freedom’

On Music Freedom Day, Benjamin Tollet from Brussels, Belgium, produces a Radio Mukambo special about Music Freedom Day and ‘Music for freedom’ on [...]

Belgium: Radio programme about ‘music for freedom’

Cameroon: Music Freedom Day event in Garoua

COMPTE RENDU MUSIC FREEDOM DAY 2013 Samedi 2 mars 2013 à Garoua Par Ebah Essongue Shabba Contexte et justification Dans le monde, on ne compte plus l [...]

Cameroon: Music Freedom Day event in Garoua

Egypt: Conference and concert on Music Freedom Day

Photos from the Music Freedom Day conference in Cairo The flyer for the event read: Music Freedom Day celebrates freedom of musical expression, and ad [...]

Egypt: Conference and concert on Music Freedom Day

Photos and media coverage

IFEX’s newsletter ‘In Context’ featured Music Freedom Day with the following stories — and a game.   On the issues: Censorship The da [...]

Photos and media coverage

Pakistan: Manifestations of tolerance and acceptance of music, art and culture

On Music Freedom Day 2013 at a local hotel in Peshawar, music lovers put their voices together to ensure the freedom of artistic and musical expressio [...]

Pakistan: Manifestations of tolerance and acceptance of music, art and culture

Music Freedom Day 2013 was marked in 19 countries

On 3 March every year, Music Freedom Day celebrates freedom of musical expression world-wide. This year, on Sunday 3 March 2013 and in the days leadi [...]

Music Freedom Day 2013 was marked in 19 countries

Ranagri track for Music Freedom Day

‘Ranagri’ is a new project from four musicians in London who have recently come together to create some exciting new sounds. They just finished th [...]

Ranagri track for Music Freedom Day

Mali: What the musicians have to say

Quotes from musicians and a festival organiser in Mali who were interviewed by Andy Morgan for the Freemuse report: ‘Music, Culture and Conflict in [...]

Mali: What the musicians have to say

Recommended Mali music for airplay

New CD in support of Mali musicians Freemuse has supported Clermont Music’s production of a new CD with music which was recorded at the Festival au [...]

Recommended Mali music for airplay

Broadcasters and artists in Asia, Africa and Europe join Music Freedom Day 2013

Freemuse publishes new report on Mali and reminds the world of Pussy Riot With one of the world’s richest music countries heavily affected by attack [...]

Broadcasters and artists in Asia, Africa and Europe join Music Freedom Day 2013

Pakistan: The undeclared ban on playing music lingers on

During the last decade, Pashto music has lost artists and singers of high repute. Some have preferred to seek political asylum in the foreign countrie [...]

Pakistan: The undeclared ban on playing music lingers on

Germany: Radio WDR’s ‘5 Planeten’ highlights Mali music on Sunday

Radio presenter Stefan Müller writes: “In this issue of the 5 Planeten on the Music Freedom Day we focus on Mali’s griot number one, Bassekou Kou [...]

Germany: Radio WDR’s ‘5 Planeten’ highlights Mali music on Sunday

Denmark: Workshops with rappers from Gaza, film from Turkey

The Danish school assistance organisation Skoletjenesten has linked up with the organisation Rapolitics and a number of ‘global high schools’ and [...]

Denmark: Workshops with rappers from Gaza, film from Turkey

Press release: Broadcasters and artists in Asia, Africa and Europe join Music Freedom Day 2013

Freemuse publishes new report on Mali and reminds the world of Pussy Riot With one of the world’s richest music countries heavily affected by attack [...]

Press release: Broadcasters and artists in Asia, Africa and Europe join Music Freedom Day 2013

Press release: Broadcasters and artists join Music Freedom Day 2013

Freemuse publishes new report on Mali and reminds the world of Pussy Riot With one of the world’s richest music countries heavily affected by at [...]

Press release: Broadcasters and artists join Music Freedom Day 2013

Zimbabwe: Festival Event for Music Freedom Day in Harare

An event with leading Zimbabwean artists, poets and bands will start in the evening on 2 March 2013 and continue into the early hours of the morning o [...]

Zimbabwe: Festival Event for Music Freedom Day in Harare

United Kingdom: The Little Proms are supporting Music Freedom Day

Join us at The Spice of Life in supporting MUSIC FREEDOM DAY on March 3rd 2013 with www.freemuse.org Free entry! We are proud to present: Tenor – [...]

United Kingdom: The Little Proms are supporting Music Freedom Day

Swedish Radio P2: attention on Music Freedom Day

Sunday 3 March is proclaimed musicians Freedom Day by the organisation Freemuse which advocates for musicians’ freedom of speech. On this day, the S [...]

Swedish Radio P2: attention on Music Freedom Day

Spain: RTVE promotes Music Freedom Day

Lara Lopez will be doing her first contribution to the Music Freedom Day on 27 February 2013: “Y mañana hablaremos del Festival au Désert de Mali, [...]

Spain: RTVE promotes Music Freedom Day

Spain: Catalunya Radio marks Music Freedom Day for the sixth time

Sixth year in a row, Catalunya Radio is collaborating with Freemuse about making the annual Music Freedom Day into a successful, global event. “I ho [...]

Spain: Catalunya Radio marks Music Freedom Day for the sixth time

Serbia: Radio show on Mali, music and freedom

Bojan Djordjevic’s radio show ‘Disco 3000’ on Radio B92 in Belgrade, Serbia, is broadcasted every Sunday from 21:00 to 22:00, and can also be li [...]

Serbia: Radio show on Mali, music and freedom

Poland: Two hours of Music Freedom Night on Polskie Radio 2

From Poland, radio presenter Wlodzimierz Kleszcz, Polskie Radio 2 & 1, sent this message: “I’m going to join to your idea, Music Freedom Day, [...]

Poland: Two hours of Music Freedom Night on Polskie Radio 2

Pakistan: Music Freedom Day exhibition, seminar and concert in Peshawar

On Music Freedom Day, a great music event will take place at Spring Village Hotel in Peshawar, Pakistan. There will be an exhibition on music which in [...]

Pakistan: Music Freedom Day exhibition, seminar and concert in Peshawar

Norwegians to mark Music Freedom Day 2013: ‘Free the arts’

‘RED ZONE – FREE THE ARTS’ is an international celebration of freedom of expression in art and culture, which will be held in Norway from 28 Feb [...]

Norwegians to mark Music Freedom Day 2013: ‘Free the arts’

Italy: Music Freedom Day of debates, week-long radio campaign

Cinzia Martelli, Director of Hibrido Radio, www.hibridoradio.com, wrote: Hibrido Radio participated in Music Freedom Day 2011 and 2012. This year we w [...]

Italy: Music Freedom Day of debates, week-long radio campaign

Italy: Leading independent radio station joins Music Freedom Day

From Claudio Agostoni, who is Head of Programmes at Radio Popolare Milano, we received this message: “Radio Popolare, the leading independent radio [...]

Italy: Leading independent radio station joins Music Freedom Day

Hungary against music censorship

MUSIC FREEDOM DAY 2013 BUDAPEST / 3 is a magic number! You know the date…and this is the 3rd year we promote our common mission against music ce [...]

Hungary against music censorship

Holland: Music Freedom Day ‘wake-up call’

On 13 February 2013 in Bimhuis, Amsterdam, the Dutch World Music Forum NL, a part of the World Blend Cafe, will organise a special Freemuse event on M [...]

Holland: Music Freedom Day ‘wake-up call’

Message to radio broadcasters all over the world

You can join Music Freedom Day on 3 March – or the week before “This is the strongest message music can carry today: do not listen to people t [...]

Message to radio broadcasters all over the world

Music Freedom Day theme: Musicians in Mali

Over 3,500 musicians are reported to have been seriously affected by the religious ban on music in northern Mali. Many have left the region in order t [...]

Music Freedom Day theme: Musicians in Mali

Danish libraries participate in Music Freedom Day 2013

In the school year 2012-2013, a school class will be able to win the role as Editor-in-Chief of world.bibzoom.dk in connection with the annual Music F [...]

Danish libraries participate in Music Freedom Day 2013

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