Press

Read the glowing five-star review given by The Edinburgh Reporter for MIRO’s performance at the Edinburgh Festival (2014).

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“From traditional West African songs to new compositions, from a haunting Kurdish solo to a fast rap about dragon taming, the diversity of the material and the talents of every member of the orchestra were stunning. MIRO counts refugees, RNCM students and local and international musicians from all traditions amongst its numbers.” 

Read Dana’s inspiring story in Wigan Today about being a part of MIRO.

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“I have seen a lot and that makes me feel depressed. I no longer sing about politics because I could not bring about change in my own country and that made me very sad. Now I sing about love because love can change things and that makes me happy. Now I feel free.”

 

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