Monthly Archives: March 2014

Female empowerment in the FBF!

The Field Band Foundation is an organisation that wishes to empower girls and boys equally. This can be a challenge when the surrounding society and culture favours men. In South Africa females earn less than males, get less opportunity to … Continue reading

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Two Short Stories

  Sharpville Like two springboks in the middle of Johannesburg traffic, two pale Norwegians attend a church festival in the middle of Sharpville. People look at us with amazement; some children even want to touch our hair and skin. The … Continue reading

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Up and Down in Parys

«Up and down. Up and down». Five tutors and two pale Norwegians are gathered for sessions at the Mimosa Park in Parys, Free State. Among curious onlookers we stand in a circle under a huge old tree and go up … Continue reading

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Project week on Social Inclusion in Oslo

This has indeed been a very interesting week for the 5 of us here in Oslo. While all the students at Toneheim were on holidays, the 5 of us were touring the most of Oslo doing what we love doing…teaching music … Continue reading

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