Colombia 2014 (10th-31st of August)

Music in hospital wards at the Roosvelt hospital, Bogota

Music in hospital wards at the Roosvelt hospital, Bogota


Project coordinator: Carlos Gomez Palacio

In Colombia, 12 shows were performed:
• one show in an inner-city hospital (+ recitals in hospital wards),
• two shows + workshops at the Jose Asunción Silva school,
• one show at the Bogota Police hospital (+ recitals in hospital wards),
• four shows at the Clinica Infantil Colsubsidio hospital (+ recitals in hospital wards),
• one show + workshop at the Cirec rehabilitation centre,
• one show at the Roosvelt hospital (+ recitals in hospital wards),
• one show in an inner-city special needs centre,
• one show in the local school of Barichara

One classical recital was also performed in the Barrichara concert hall (coverage on local TV and radio).

Team members:
Charlotte Bartley (clarinettist)
Rachel Coe (clarinettist)
Carlos Gomez Palacio (classical singer)
Katie Macdonald (flautist)
Charlotte Skidmore (classical singer)
Elisabeth Swedlund (classical singer
Tom Widdicombe (viola player)

All team members are students or alumni of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London