Music Gear News
Musicians asked to donate instruments to Iraqi children's charity
Musicians who have old musical instruments they are planning to replace have been encouraged to donate them to a charity working to help children in Iraq.
The Tareek Al Zahuur Community (TAZC) charity is urging people in the UK to donate used or unwanted musical instruments to its Musical Healing for Children initiative, which provides them to young people affected by the conflict in the country.
To help publicise the cause, British folk singer Tanja Maritsa has teamed up with Iraqi musician Naseer Sharma to record a version of Sting song Fragile, reports Look to the Stars.
Maritsa said the scheme is a worthy cause, which has the potential to help many youngsters.
"Music has a remarkable ability to help heal traumatised children and we've had a great response for our musical instruments drive, forthcoming concerts and musical download fundraising," she stated.
The musician recently released her second album, also named Fragile, following the success of debut effort Child in My Heart.
The Musicians Online Superstore - Buy Online
Posted on 21 Oct 2010 17:47 to category : Instruments News
Related Music News
With great discounts on Toontrack EZmix 2 Mix Software, Toontrack EZmix 2 Mixing Software EZmix Preset Pack Bundle and Toontrack EZmix Presets Bundle for EZMix 2 Mixing Software the choice for great and affordable mixing software has never been clearer!
Trade in your old interface for a 20% discount on the Fireface UFX
Through registering with Focusrite you can expect a multitude a number of unique and exclusive plug-ins every month
The company's first 100% analog drum machine, the DrumBrute packs a dynamic punch
Today Izotope have launched Neutron. A dynamic and multi faceted mixing control that provides the user with boundless space for musical creativity
For those looking to buy a pair of ADAM Audio studio monitors and save cash, look no further! ADAM Audio have just launched their Student Cashback Program.
Recent Music News
Builiding on their reputation for developing cutting edge music gear and accessories, Samsons new Z series bring professional audio quality and transparency to the table
With Pearl Jam, Tupac, , Depeche Mode, Janet Jackson and many more being nominated, this years event shaping up to be huge.
His first album in over 38 years, Chuck's new album is to feature his family and his own original material
Toontrack have released Big Rock, a vintage based rock pack that brings classic flavours in a modern package
A promotional offer from Akai running until the 31st December allows the user to explore a vast array of professional sounds on the renowned MPD218
Opening a public forum on Facebook, Behringer are looking to make the dream product, catering to their customers every need.