In a week where we explore how musicians are affected by environmental issues, violinist Kerenza Peacock speaks about how musicians share similar qualities to trees – including the ability to communicate widely without words and the benefits of a constructive, collaborative community. Using connection through music, Kerenza was recently responsible for coordinating a video of 94 violinists from 29 countries playing in harmony and in solidarity with sheltering Ukrainians in the outbreak of the war.

Arboretum Suite for solo violin and strings

III - The Vanishing Mahogany of the Amazon

Air – Oliver Davis

Kerenza Peacock, violin / Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Paul Bateman, conductor

Signum Records

 

Trad. Ukrainian: Verbovaya Doschechka

Violinists Support Ukraine

http://violinistssupportukraine.com/

 

Photo credit: Benjamin Ealovega