Star School, Masaka - Rwanda

Meet with Yabesh

Star School Music Program – Rwanda Yabesh is a young drummer at the Star School Music & Dance Program, whose dream nothing less than to become one of the best drummers in the world.

Star School - Masaka, Rwanda

More Music, More Positive Change

Star School Music Program – Rwanda In 2013, Playing For Change Foundation partnered with Star School, a primary and secondary school in Kigali, Rwanda, to offer a music and sports program to the students. Now three years into the partnership, the music program is thriving and recently expanded to include more classes, more teachers and … Read More

20 Years After the Genocide

Jean Paul Samputu: Music and Forgiveness

Star School Music Program – Kigali, Rwanda Twenty years ago, Rwandan musician Jean Paul Samputu was one of the few members of his immediate family who was not killed during the genocide. Here, he speaks with us about his journey to survive, to forgive and to begin again. Music was critical to him finding his … Read More

Star School Music Program

Star School Music Program – Kigali, Rwanda In 2013 the Playing For Change Foundation launched a new music and sports program in Masaka, a village near Rwanda’s capital city, Kigali. The program takes place at Star School, a primary and secondary school founded by Bishop Nathan Amooti that now provides education for more than 300 … Read More

Star School, Masaka, Rwanda

Interview with Jane

Star School Music Program – Kigali, Rwanda In 2013 the Playing For Change Foundation launched a new music and sports program in Masaka, a village near Rwanda’s capital city, Kigali. The program takes place at Star School, a primary and secondary school founded by Bishop Nathan Amooti that now provides education for more than 300 … Read More