Music Harvest Show in Nablus

On Saturday 25th April Retaj children gathered in Nablus to participate in a graduation show organized by Music Harvest, where they presented songs the children themselves have written and recorded.

All the songs created by children and teenagers at five cultural centres in Nablus can be found online here with free download available.

Palestine Lovers is a song by Retaj children:

Pictures from the event:

Waiting for their turn to stand on stage.
Waiting for their turn to stand on stage.
Lyrics of "Palestine Lovers" in the background.
Lyrics of “Palestine Lovers” in the background.
Retaj children on stage to present their song and collect their certificates.
Retaj children on stage to present their song and collect their certificates.
Video for Al-Safir center's song "Ana bahlam" (I dream). Al-Safir is based in Askar refugee camp in Nablus.
Video for Al-Safir center’s song “Ana bahlam” (I dream). Al-Safir is based in Askar refugee camp in Nablus.
Hamdi Memko center's song "Ya Sadiqi" (Oh my friend).
Hamdi Memko center’s song “Ya Sadiqi” (Oh my friend).
Video by Woman Development Center, Nablus. Song titled Ya Shamsna (Oh Our Sun).
Video by Woman Development Center, Nablus. Song titled Ya Shamsna (Oh Our Sun).
Hakima, co-founder of Retaj.
Hakima, co-founder of Retaj.
Retaj children with their Music Harvest basic music education certificates.
Retaj children with their Music Harvest basic music education certificates.
On stage for a group photo.
On stage for a group photo.
Nablus children after their song presentations.
Nablus children after their song presentations.

Music Harvest is an Irish movement with a vision of music education accessible and affordable to all. Volunteers have been working with children groups in the Nablus area, including Retaj in Asira Al-Qibliya, for the last several years.

Our warmest thank you! to all the Music Harvest volunteers who work tirelessly to provide our children with music skills. Keep up the good work!