Roma Voices Project Amplifies Community through Music

Roma Voices Project Amplifies Community through Music

By Grayson Hester  Note: This article originally appeared on the CBF Blog on 22 July, 2020. Follow this link to view the original article. Some say that music is the universal language, a dialect all people can speak and understand. Well, if that’s the case, then...
Project Spreads Roma Music for the World to Hear It

Project Spreads Roma Music for the World to Hear It

I still remember our first visit to the Lunik 9 settlement in Kosice, Slovakia. By that time, nearly eight years ago, the neighborhood was already known as one of the largest Roma slums in Central Europe. It seemed out of place – an ugly holdout of poverty in a...