million Pakistanis have been affected by the devastating 2010 floods.
Half of them are
children. Seven million are still without adequate shelter.
Beethoven for the Indus Valley is a concert to create new positive
and generative narratives for the people of Pakistan as well as an
urgent call to the global community to move as swiftly as possible to
give the resources and support that the Pakistani people need to
rebuild their lives and communities.
renowned musicians will perform Beethoven’s beloved 9th
On January 31,
2011, principal artists will gather from the New York Philharmonic, MET
Orchestra, The Philadelphia Orchestra, The Emerson Quartet, Orchestra
of St. Luke’s, Brooklyn Philharmonic, Youth Orchestra of the Americas,
European Union Youth Orchestra, and other international orchestras and
ensembles, joined by the legendary Dessoff Symphonic Choir.
people will gather at Carnegie Hall for this historic
concert on January 31.
As musicians and
private citizens, we will ignite a diverse community of human beings
coming together to give voice to a much larger community of fellow
humans suffering unimaginable hardship in a distant land. Here
are three ways you can help.