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ZONDAG ACHT DAGEN: TSUBASA HORI, SOUNDROUTES & GUESTS, REFA

CELEBRATE SUMMER ON de Koer!On Sundays we would like to welcome you with music, sun, drinks and delicious food. 0n 5th September, together with Soundroutes, we are filling the summer terrace with concerts and frenzy. Clink with us on the last day of the week! Tsubasa HoricTsubasa Hori’s music fluctuates[…]

Chios Music Festival: Fawda – Road To Essaouira

On Thursday 5th of August, and on Karfas Beach, Chios Music Festival will be hosting a world and jazz music concert of Fawda as part of the Sound Routes project. FAWDA (the Arabic word for chaos) is a band that emerged in Bologna in 2011,with the meeting of Fabrizio Puglisi,[…]

ZONDAG ACHT DAGEN: DUO SECO, AMIMA AMICI, 3’AIN

CELEBRATE SUMMER ON de Koer!On Sunday 8th August, join SoundRoutes’s Belgium partners De Koer. They will welcome you with music, sun, drinks and delicious food, and more importantly with all kinds of musical cross-pollinations and various influences on stage. Duo SECOTister Ikomo (balafon, ngome, likembe, song and dance) enters into[…]

World Refugee Day 2021. Chios Music Festival

From the first moment, #ChiosMusicFestival has consistently included in its programming a variety of activities for child refugees. Since the beginning of 2021, the festival organizes an educational music program exclusively for child refugees on a permanent basis, in collaboration with ΜΕΤΑδραση – METAdrasi Transit Accommodation Facility for unaccompanied minors[…]

World Refugee Week: Blind Live Concert with Dudù Kouate and Luca Bernard

And for our last event for World Refugee Week, we travel to Bologna, to the International Museum and Library of Music, where Bologna Jazz Festival has hosted a masterclass on African percussions and traditional African instruments with Dudù Kouatè (Senegal) -who was later joined by Luca Bernard for the Blind[…]

World Refugee Week: Tiny Bij’ De Vieze Gasten – City’s Song / Tehran Sessions

Today we bring you two offerings: a music video and a pre-recorded live session. In the course of February, March & April 2021 several musicians came together for a unique series of short, acoustic, surprising concerts. Heartwarming and intimate. In 2019 musicians Thomas Noël and Farnoosh Khodadadeh went to Tehran[…]

World Refugee Week: Rap and Hip-Hop from Seville

Day two of our World Refugee Week events takes us to Seville for a live gig. On Friday 18th of June at 10.30 pm (CET), from Seville, Spain, Marmaduke, in collaboration with Centro de Iniciativas Culturales de la Universidad de Sevilla (CICUS) celebrate Internacional Refugee week with a focus on[…]

World Refugee Week: One Pac and Fellows in Concert

On our first day of the Special World Refugee Week, Sound Routes brings you the One Pac & Fellows concert that took place on Sunday June 6th, 2021 in Bologna (Italy) at Spazio DumBo and organised by the Bologna Jazz Festival.  Special guest on stage was Kyodo (Lab HipHop Philosophy[…]

Gevleugeld – Elouise Trio

We revisit the Gevleugeld concert with the Elouise Trio organised by OORT and De Koer together with Klara. This concert took place as part of the Soundroutes II project on 16 May 2021 With the support of Futur 21, the National Lottery, Sabam and Creative Europe, and the support of[…]

Sound Routes: Music for World Refugee Week 2021

Music brings us together, and it has been a relief during the long months of COVID-19. The Coronavirus (Covid-19) proves to us that borders are only a political convention. As humans, we are all linked, regardless of our cultures and backgrounds. Let’s forget for a moment these political borders ruled[…]

Chapulines at de Koer’s TERRAS EN MUZIEK

It has lasted long enough, we throw open the doors: the Koer ajar! We fill the outside, in-between and open space with bustle and musical sounds. Ready for drinks, sun, pictures and Sunday crescendos. Welcome! CHAPULINESChapulines plays an idiosyncratic interpretation of son jarocho, a traditional music genre from the south[…]

‘Damast Duo’ at De Koer’s TERRAS EN MUZIEK

It has lasted long enough, we throw open the doors: the Koer ajar! We fill the outside, in-between and open space with bustle and musical sounds. Ready for drinks, sun, pictures and Sunday crescendos. For four weeks we sound on spring and the end of the week, see you Sunday![…]

Music beyond pandemic

Despite the pandemic situation, musical waves continue intriguing the agenda of all the project partners. A series of live streaming concerts and Soundroutes events are taking place in several locations. From Spain, 2 Jam sessions are going to be broadcast Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd of November with artists coming[…]

One Pac & Fellows at UNIA La Rábida (Huelva, Spain)

From Monday, the 24th August 2020, the Summer Courses of the La Rábida headquarters start and as every year, academic activity is accompanied by a series of cultural activities, which have the collaboration of the Palos de la Frontera City Council. In this edition, humor, jazz and flamenco stand out[…]

The thousand and one musics: Night of soul-funk with One Pac & Fellow

Within the framework of the ‘Back to Three Cultures’ programme, the Foundation Three Cultures will offer a series of open-air concerts, every Wednesday in July starting at 10 pm in the Andalusian Gardens of the Hassan II Pavilion, headquarters of this institution. These recitals, grouped under the title of ‘The[…]

ZONDAG ACHT DAGEN: SOUNDROUTES, TRIO PLETENITSA & THE NILE BAND

This summer we welcome everyone to celebrate Sunday together. Relax, hang out and sink into your favorite courtyard, the Koer. Today Soundroutes provides the rhythm of summer. Sounds from all over the world carefully selected by our favourite home-brewed band. The Nile Band & GuestsRhythms that sway to the gentle[…]

World Refugee Day 2020: Reda Zine and Danilo Mineo

🎶 Today is World Refugee Day. That’s why Bologna Jazz Festival is organizing a live stream radio and web marathon together with its European partners!→ Listen to performances from Bologna, Seville and Ghent with on the program: Osama Abdulrasol, Francois Waistfer, Reda Zine, Danilo Mineo, One Pac and Fellows, Soundroutes[…]

World Refugee Day 2020: Nasser Haj Wahlo

🎶 Today is World Refugee Day. That’s why Bologna Jazz Festival is organizing a live stream radio and web marathon together with its European partners!→ Listen to performances from Bologna, Seville and Ghent with on the program: Osama Abdulrasol, Francois Waistfer, Reda Zine, Danilo Mineo, One Pac and Fellows, Soundroutes[…]

World Refugee Day 2020: WHO DAT – Live Bij De Vieze Gasten Session & de Koer

 Today is World Refugee Day. That’s why Soundroutes-Be is organizing a live stream radio and web marathon together with its European partners!→ Listen to performances from Bologna, Seville and Ghent with on the program: Osama Abdulrasol, Francois Waistfer, Reda Zine, Danilo Mineo, One Pac and Fellows, Soundroutes Belgium, Nasser Haj Wahlo and[…]

World Refugee Day 2020: Osama Abdulrasol & François Taillefer – Live Bij De Vieze Gasten Session & de Koer

 Today is World Refugee Day. That’s why Soundroutes-Be is organizing a live stream radio and web marathon together with its European partners!→ Listen to performances from Bologna, Seville and Ghent with on the program: Osama Abdulrasol, Francois Waistfer, Reda Zine, Danilo Mineo, One Pac and Fellows, Soundroutes Belgium, Nasser Haj Wahlo and[…]

Jazz Home Delivery: Kalifa Kone

With Jazz Home Delivery – #laculturanonsiferma Bologna Jazz Festival and Camera – jazz & music clubs contributed to the coronavirus emergency fundraising campaign established by Emilia-Romagna Region. This time, the Jazz Home Delivery is brought by Kalifa Kone and he plays balafon, n’goni and percussions Born in Bamako, Kalifa Kone plays drums[…]

Mitro des Mitro. New Video by Soundroutes BE

We won’t be able to play concerts for the time being, but we have other news for you! In February we went into the studio to record a video and an audio clip. The video of ‘Mitro des mitro’ is now finished and we are happy to share it with[…]

Jazz Home Delivery: Sourakhata Dioubate

With Jazz Home Delivery – #laculturanonsiferma Bologna Jazz Festival and Camera – jazz & music clubs contributed to the coronavirus emergency fundraising campaign established by Emilia-Romagna Region. From their homes, during the worst of the COVID Pandemic, musicians took to their instruments to bring joy and contribute to the social effort. This[…]

Soundroutes on “All about Jazz”

Great article by Arthur George about Soundroutes for  “All about Jazz” on line magazine. Refugee Music In Europe: Migration, Asylum, Soundroutes, And Arab Jams World conflicts do not spare musicians. They are among the millions of displaced persons upon the planet. A refugee assistance organization in Europe which has assisted hundreds[…]

Soundroutes is back.

The Creative Europe programme of the European Commission approved the second phase of the Soundroutes project  that will go on until the end of 2020. This time we can count with the collaboration of 6 partners in 5 countries: Brauerei Wissmannstraße e.V. – Werkstatt der Kulturen , that will coordinate[…]

The SoundRoutes Band is coming to a city near you!

TOUR DATES – THE SOUND ROUTES BERLIN / Germany – October 12, 2018 / WERKSTATT DER KULTUREN BOLOGNA / Italy – October 28, 2018 / BOLOGNA JAZZ FESTIVAL SEVILLA / Spain – November 3, 2018 / TEATRO CENTRAL Italian superstar Roy Paci and the no less well-known French Jazz wind[…]

World Refugee Day #culturebuildsbridges

On the 20th of June, on World Refugee day, several refugee integration projects, co-financed by the Creative Europe programme, joined forced to organise 13 events in 7 cities. International musicians, many of them from countries affected by war or other adverse conditions, put together a series of cultural productions with[…]