Blog post for Music Diplomacy

24.09.20

‘’When Music Speaks, Everybody Understands’’ 

Music Diplomacy, founded by Paolo Petrocelli, shares stories on music diplomacy from all over the world. The blog community launched in May 2020, and so far it has featured stories from all over the world, including blogs about music initiatives in Malawi, the United Arab Emirates and Spain.

For this reason, Regina Bjarnadottir was asked to write a piece about Aurora’s work in the music industry, which aim is to connect musicians from different countries. Read the full story on Music Diplomacy’s website!

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