Community Projects list
The soloists of the Music Chapel perform regularly in
- Mons Prison
- Leuze Prison
- Ittre Prison
- Clinics of Europe
- Saint Luke’s Hospital
- Braille League
- Multiple Sclerosis League
- Convivial asbl
- Armonea (Equinox Concert)
- The Vineyard – Braine l’Alleud
-The Music Chapel welcomed a group of teenagers from the Area + Centre (Epsylon network) on February 22nd 2019 for a guided tour. They also attended Avo Kouyoumdjian‘s Piano Masterclass.
-A dozen young deaf and hard of hearing children, supported by the not-for-profit organisation Centre Comprendre & parler, spent a day discovering the Music Chapel. After a guided tour of the premises, they attended a concert by the Aurora Quartet and benefited from a workshop led by the young musicians.
-The Music Chapel has made 6 concert tickets available to Horizons Neufs vzw for 4 concerts for the residents, thus promoting the inclusion of disabled people:
- 23/05/19 – 12h: Laboratory Glazunov & Schubert Cello Quintet
H. Cho, violin – Y. Saadi, violin – M. Moriarty, viola – A. Warenberg – G. Wang, cello
- 14/06/19 – 12h: MuCH Waterloo Festival @Church of Saint Francis of Assisi.
–Out of the box is a private initiative which, since autumn 2015, has been bringing together and providing support for young people from different social and cultural backgrounds for whom the official school system is problematic. The Music Chapel made its recording studio available to enable one of the students to carry out his project and hosted 30 young people from Out of the box during the Nocturne on 18 June 2019.
Community concerts abroad
The Music Chapel responds positively to requests for social concerts coupled with one or more concerts organised abroad.
-The cellist in residence, Jérémy Garbarg, thus gave a concert in Chile on May 16, 2019, for the children of the Protectora de La Infancia association with the Chilean pianist Felipe Brown, then with the Camerata Andres Bello Orchestra, conducted by Santiago Meza.
-Under the aegis of the Music Chapel, Chorales Equinox asbl is dedicated to the creation, development and promotion of choirs composed of voices that do not have (or no longer have) access to quality musical supervision.
-The choir of the children house d’Hervillers: Residential service for young people “Les Tilleuls”, welcoming children with behavioural problems.
-The Brussels Equinox Choir came to listen to a concert at the Chapelle Musicale on 17 March: MuCH Discovery Disney.
-The Equinox Choir of the Petite Maison à Chastre (young people placed in psychiatry) attended a concert at the Music Chapel.
-The Equinox Choir of Louvain-la-Neuve (autistic children), spent half a day on May 14. After a tour of the premises, they attended a concert and asked questions to the artists in residence.