Open Piano for Refugees

Nominated 2019

Country: Austria

Region: Vienna

Sector: Civil Society / Social Economy

Fields of action: Non-formal education, Art, Migration

Project owner: Open Piano for Refugees

Responsible person: Udo Felizeter / Nico Schwendinger / Barbara Plank

Website: Weblink

What is it about?

Open Piano for Refugees places freely accessible pianos in public places in Austria & Germany. Since March 2018 we have been running the social music institute DoReMi in Vienna, which offers affordable music lessons for EVERYONE: „Pay what you can“. At the moment 18 music teachers teach in DoReMi a total of 130 (mainly low-income) students in eleven music subjects.