Counterpoints Arts
Yellow Arrow
Subscribe to our newsletter
Log in  |  Join

Events

NW Live presents an evening of words and music tracing the migrant journey from Africa and the Middle East to Europe

29 November 2019  -  29 November 2019
Read More...
nw live

In a world of growing division and displacement prompted by conflict, climate crisis and injustice, can we find hope and common ground in conceptions of ‘home’ and in attachments to place?

16 November 2019  -  16 November 2019
Read More...
discovering home

Manchester Aid to Kosovo will be joined by some of the finest musicians from Manchester and Kosovo as Manchester celebrates 20 years of recovery in Kosovo – and Manchester – with art and music from those who have supported the charity’s projects during the last 20 years.

21 September 2019  -  21 September 2019
Read More...
kosovo

Bush Theatre, 7 Uxbridge Road London W12 8LJ 7.30pm Full details and booking: https://musicaction.org/shubbak-10to10 With the support from British Red Cross young refugee service, join Music Action International’s Everyday People as they debut original songs inspired by photographs from Shubbak’s 10 to 10 exhibition. Everyday People support young people newly arrived from conflict areas. The young […]

13 July 2019  -  13 July 2019
Read More...
everyday-people-feature-800x500

An international team of musicians will create pure joy with over 100 children from primary schools across London! Inspired by music from Syrian, Roma, Mozambican and other refugee cultures, children will write and perform songs together.

21 June 2019  -  21 June 2019
Read More...
MAI_HARMONISE_LOWRES_by_Sebastian_Matthes_026

West Midlands

A Senegalese musician descended from a Griot family line of percussionists and singers. A talented percussionist and former member of l’Orchestre National du Senegal, who has now forged his own identity as a singer, songwriter, and multi instrumentalist drawing on the traditional music and rhythms of West Africa

11 May 2019  -  11 May 2019
Read More...
csb

Join Celebrating Sanctuary Birmingham for intimate and acoustic performances from Nifeco CostaTrio (Guinea Bissau) & Didier Kisala Trio (DRCongo)

08 May 2019  -  08 May 2019
Read More...
csb

his June will be the 21st Refugee Week, taking place across the UK. It’s one of the biggest arts festivals in the country, a nationwide programme of arts, cultural and educational events that celebrate the contribution of refugees to the UK, and encourages a better understanding between communities. There are also international events in Australia, Europe and beyond.

17 June 2019  -  23 June 2019
Read More...
Refugee Week

Stories of Sanctuary is embarking on a UK tour, visiting the North East in March, Yorkshire in June, the Midlands in August and the South in November.

21 March 2019  -  30 November 2019
Read More...
Sanctuary