Thursday 16 June 2022 - Monday 20 June 2022
The show weaves 10 refugee voices, electric sarod, strings and animation to build a sensory feast to challenge social injustice through an uplifting, musical lens. Soumik brings his company's full-length production and a cast of virtuoso performers to create a tapestry of human stories, music and visuals.
Filmed at Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, Hope Notes was made in collaboration with refugees from Syria, Afghanistan, Kenya, Bangladesh, Yemen, Cameroon and Uganda and is a powerful tribute to the displaced communities of the world.
This series comprises 7 episodes that will release during Refugee Week 2022 (20-26 June) Soumik Datta is a British Bengali composer, TV presenter and torchbearer of the 19 stringed Indian instrument sarod.
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Produced by Soumik Datta Arts & Partners