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#1254143 - 08/22/09 05:13 PM "Soweto Strings"
landorrano Offline
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Registered: 02/26/06
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A documentary called "Soweto Strings" was shown on the French-German TV channel Arte a few days ago. I don't know if it has been broadcast in the US or in other countries.

It concerns a music school in Soweto, run by an English lass.

It is very interesting, very much worth seeing if one has the opportunity, perhaps especially so for a music teacher.

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#1254148 - 08/22/09 05:14 PM Re: "Soweto Strings" [Re: landorrano]
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Registered: 02/14/05
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Thanks for sharing smile I'll look into it
It is better to be kind than to be right.

Professional private piano teacher since 1994.

#1254167 - 08/22/09 05:39 PM Re: "Soweto Strings" [Re: Ebony and Ivory]
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Seen it. She's done an amazing job.
snobbyish, yet maybe helpful.


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