Reconciliation: Does Music Matter?

Emilie Aussems UCLouvain-Belgium doi: 10.18278/aia.3.2.4   Music as a peacebuilding tool has been increasingly applied in post-conflict situations, in the form of peace concerts or festivals, instrumental or vocal ensembles, music schools or workshops. One of the best-known examples of such initiatives is probably the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra. Founded in 1999 by D. Barenboim and…