Stories about Music from October, 2022
Dolma Diaries is a short web series produced by a team from Germany, Azerbaijan, Armenia, and Georgia.
He sang love songs for Haiti – songs about its landscape, culture, women and music; songs to uplift the poor; songs of courage, resilience and hope.
"The music is a reflection of the environment. Change the environment and the music will be changed."
Tajik-Russian pop singer Manizha just released a new song about a young rural Kyrgyz woman learning to play ice hockey professionally, a move that empowers her in her community.
The prolific calypsonian, who passed away on October 7, was “affectionately dubbed 'the messenger', because he composed songs which expressed the ills of society and the oppression of the poor man.”