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How is our #GivingTuesday request different?

How is our #GivingTuesday request different?

This #Giving Tuesday, Cultures in Harmony would like to offer you a unique opportunity: to give the gift of connections. Connections between you, the young musicians we will teach in Tunisia in 2020, and the musicians we will send to teach them. There’s no telling where these connections will lead: former students at our workshops […]

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Our first monthly donor

When I thanked Abigail P. for becoming our first ever monthly donor, here’s what she wrote about her decision to donate to Cultures in Harmony: “I participated in one of your projects about ten years ago now. As for why Cultures in Harmony, well, I really wanted to contribute to music/arts/culture. So I foresee myself […]

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Tunisia vlog about junior workshops

At the end of August 2019, alumni of our collaboration in Tunisia with Atlas Music Academy conducted music workshops for the children of Beni M’tir. Brahim made this engrossing, touching, quick-moving video that beautifully captures the enriching and life-changing nature of these workshops, which help introduced the children of this small community to the joy […]

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Oliver Horiwa

It is a shock to learn of the death on April 13 of Oliver Anodiwanashe Horiwa of Zimbabwe. Since 2006, he and his family have been key players in Cultures in Harmony‘s work in that country. Oliver did many things professionally, but connecting them all was a passion for celebrating, preserving, and supporting the beautiful […]

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Tunisia: $7,000 or bust

Cultures in Harmony has built bridges, note by note, smile by smile (instead of brick by brick) since our first project, in 2005…in Tunisia.

While we’ve implemented exciting cultural diplomacy projects in over 16 countries, Tunisia has been our most consistent project, before and after the Arab Spring.

In 2019, once again we will send outstanding American […]

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Pfumvudza Festival is back!

Once again, Cultures in Harmony is proud to underwrite the cost of one day of the Pfumvudza Festival, an exuberant, lively 3 days of music and art in Marondera, Zimbabwe, from October 12 to 14, 2018. In 2015, Cultures in Harmony sent three musicians to Zimbabwe in order to help the Revival Arts Trust Zimbabwe […]

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A teacher’s letter from Tunisia

What does Cultures in Harmony mean to the people who experience our work directly? Patrick Sutton, the guitar teacher for our Tunisia project this year, sent me this letter about his experience: Hey William! I just wanted to thank you again for sending me to Tunisia for the festival. Cultures in Harmony and your personal generosity of […]

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CiH Founder returns from China trip

CiH Founder William Harvey returned to his home in Mexico City earlier this month after a successful collaboration between Cultures in Harmony and the Melody Culture Foundation, founded and directed by Chinese-American Tina Tian. The Melody Culture Foundation designed and implemented the project and covered the airfare, accommodation, and artist expenses; Cultures in Harmony only […]

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Congratulations to ANIM

Congratulations to Ahmad Sarmast and Afghanistan National Institute of Music for winning the 2018 Polar Music Prize alongside the rock band Metallica. This award, presented by the King of Sweden and often nicknamed the “Nobel Prize for Music,” has previously gone to such recipients as Yo-Yo Ma, El Sistema, Renee Fleming, Led Zeppelin, B. B. […]

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Tunisia video completed

What is the impact of our project in Tunisia? Please watch the above video to find out, and then donate so we can keep making it happen!

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