PFC Day 2023 in Curitiba, Brazil

This is the ninth year in a row that an amazing PFC Day event is organized by our team in Curitiba, Brazil. This year’s edition saw 10, 000 attendees throughout the day, 16 bands on stage, 40 volunteers as well as the participation of our music students from Cajuru. This year the event benefited from … Read More

Solutions to an Urgent Food Crisis in Bidibidi Refugee Camp

There is a food crisis in the Bidibidi Refugee Settlement where our program the Salam Arts Program is located. Monthly food rations distributed by multiple intergovernmental bodies have been reduced and now a large segment of the South Sudanese population has been cut off entirely. Our team on the ground has reported increased suicides in … Read More

Aprile Zapata

Junior vocal teacher PFC Patagonia, Argentina : Paso Córdoba – Neuquen Aprile, who became a part of our music program in 2023, has brought a refreshing energy to our musical community. Hailing from General Roca, she learned about the school through her father. Aprile began her musical journey around the age of 14 but her … Read More

Joaquin Cofre

Junior Guitar teacher PFC Patagonia, Argentina : Paso Córdoba – Neuquen Joaquin is a young guitar player from General Roca, about 10 minutes from the Paso Cordoba School and draws upon his musical experience and personal journey as a guitarist to inspire and guide his students. While this marks his first official venture into teaching, … Read More

Master Musician Visits our Program in Eastern Nepal

Master musician Kiran Nepali took a visit to the Udayapur Music program in eastern Nepal to provide an amazing series of workshops to our students, in Gaighat and Tintale. Kiran comes from an ancestral family of musicians and plays the traditional nepali violin; the sarangi. His approach is to demonstrate how traditional music can be … Read More

Juan Carlos Asprilla Mosquera

Songwriting and vocal teacher Programa Musical Bogando Juan Carlos was born in Condoto-Chocó, Colombia. He is a normalista, a business administrator, holds a master’s degree in cultural and audiovisual management and production, and has studied Fundraising at the University of Los Andes. He has also received training at SENA, completed a diploma in music composition … Read More