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Peace and unity through music

by Nickie Wang

We have heard clichés about music but, these are just few of the proofs that like food, water, and shelter, music is an indispensable part of our life. It’s a human experience that practically relates to our emotion either exaltation or fear or anything in between.

We cannot confine music as just a sound that we listen to or a melody that appeals to our emotion, it has a power to change lives and even make foes become allies. It sounds so unbelievable but it’s true. When I attended a press briefing on the International Rondalla Festival, I heard an interesting story about Persians and Israelis. Continue reading