On Dec 16, 2009, exil.arte received the Golden Stars Award 2009 'Citizen of Europe' in Brussels with the project 'Verfemte Musik', jointly organized by the Forum Voix Etouffees Paris (France) and Zentrum Verfemte Musik Schwerin/Rostock (Germany). With this award, the European Commission recognizes initiatives by EU citizens for European understanding and cooperation. The project, submitted by exil.arte and its partner organizations, aims to highlight composers and their music, persecuted and imprisoned in concentration camps by the National Socialist Regime. By organizing concerts, outreach programs, round table discussions, workshops and public campagins, this project reached an audience of about 5000 people and over 1000 young people in different European countries.
|Certificate Golden Star Award 2009 (PDF, 956 kb) >
Golden Star Award 2009, list of recipients (PDF, 360 kb) >
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