News - September 2014

Cake, car horns and consonants - Project Georgia 2014, week 3

Posted in Blog on 30th September 2014

Well, as of yesterday morning I am officially one week into my time here in Georgia – and what a week it’s been! I feel like I have had a crash course in Georgian culture, attempting to ‘catch up’ with Isabel who had already been... Read on

As one project ends another begins...

Posted in Projects on 24th September 2014

Just as we welcome back our volunteer team, Stephanie Jayne and Hannah Hulin, from delivering a very successful introductory music therapy training project in Rwanda, another one leaves the UK. Jenny Laahs and Isobel Bedford have recently arrived in Tbilisi to... Read on

Secret Postcard Sale Update!

Posted in Fundraising Events on 23rd September 2014

Our Secret Postcard Sale is fast approaching and some fabulous and creative postcards have begun to roll in! A big thank you to all the artists who have contributed so far! If you'd like to get creative for a cause please contact us. Remember, the deadline for... Read on

Slightly delayed final blog post from Rwanda.....

Posted in Blog on 21st September 2014

It’s been a busy final week of the project. We’ve been working hard to finish the ‘music as therapy’ handbook, which will be left with the Local Partners as a resource they can refer to when carrying out their music sessions once we’re gone. We’ve... Read on

Building bridges - Project Georgia 2014, week 1

Posted in Blog on 21st September 2014

‘Catch the bird before you build a cage’ - Georgian proverbGamarjobat! So week one draws to a close... Alistair and I have been settling in to life here in Tbilisi and getting the Project Georgia 2014 underway. Fuelled by plenty khachapuri (Georgian cheese... Read on

Week 5 of project Noel de Nyundo

Posted in Blog on 8th September 2014

The last few weeks have flown by and have been filled with increasing excitement and enthusiasm for music therapy and how the staff can continue to use it with the children in their care.Week 5 marked an important point in the project; we sat back and let the... Read on

Thornback & Peel Silent Auction

Posted in Fundraising Events on 1st September 2014

Thornback and Peel are holding a silent auction during London Fashion Week (13-21st Sept) , featuring three mid-century chairs upholstered in the new colours of the Autumn/Winter design prints, with all proceeds for Music as Therapy Int'l. Where would we be without... Read on

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