Saturday, September 19 the France Prešeren Town Theatre of San Dorligo della Valle - Dolina in Trieste will host the concert - world event "Playing for Change Day".
In 2005, producer Mark Johnson created the concept of Songs Around The World. The first song was launched a version of Stand By Me, filmed and recorded in 4 continents among in the Himalayan mountains, the South African townships, the streets of Barcelona and those of New Orleans. The video has been viewed over 100 million times. The success of Songs Around the World has helped to inspire and to get together a movement of musicians who spread a message of peace through music.
The event on 19 September organized on the occasion of the international "Playing for Change Day", supported by Parovel, wants to bring in Trieste the Playing for Change Foundation project that aims at creating a meeting point between various musicians who believe that music is a means of communication and fundamental training in children's lives, especially for those who suffer.
Being a project dedicated to children the Academy of Comics in Trieste and the Scuola di Musica 55, which will include children actively to make the Playing for Change Foundation known.
In particular the Academy of Comics offers an interesting free workshop for kids from 8 to 13 years. From 17.00 to 19.00 in the foyer of France Prešeren Theatre instructors from the academy will explain to the children the project "Playing for Change" through the art of comics.
The artists involved in the evening of September 19 at the France Prešeren Town Theatre of San Dorligo - Dolina (Ts) are:
William Millo (bass), Karen Millo (vocals), Pietro Milocchi (classical guitar and vocals), Andrea D'Ostuni (drums) of the band "Please No Panic" with Ennio Guerrato (classical guitar).
Ennio Guerrato (classical guitar)
Franco "Toro" Trisciuzzi - (guitar, vocals) with Manlio Milazzi (harmonica and vocals)
Luigi Schepis (acoustic guitar) and Matteo Brenci (acoustic guitar) of "Chitare Dispetinade"
Maurizio "Icio" Sterni (vocals and percussion), Luisa Lo Presti (vocals), Andrea Cova (guitar) and Marco Mazzoli (guitar) of I-M.A.I.L .Acoustic
Master of ceremony: Leonardo Zannier
The proceeds of the evening will be donated to charity.