Students at our Remember the River guitar program in Kurdistan wait for classes with their
new instruments. The program is taught and managed by Ramy Gorbil, who has been one of our treasured program participants
families were forced to flee from Syria are excited about their new guitars! Jusoor provides support for the program, while
Remember the River provides the instruments and guitars. Our program participants from Syria, the Orontes Guitar Quartet,
provide the expertise and the inspiration.
We were honored to have the
opportunity to send instruments to Mosul,Iraq. Most of the musical instruments in the ancient city were destroyed under
the three years of occupation by ISIS. Yet again, beauty and creativity win!