In 2008 the Johann Sebastian Bach Music School Vienna performed a workshop at the MPMI and later on trained Mr. Dawa Tamang, Chairman MPMI, in Vienna. In 2010 a second workshop was held at the MPMI. All costs were jointly financed by MPO Austria and the Bach Music School.
Workshop, May 2010
Ms. Sandra Fuerthauer, JSBM, spent 5 weeks at the MPMI in Kalimpong and introduced the students to rhythmics. Furthermore she held piano lessons. She presented the achievements of her work to invited guests in a fare-well event performed by the MPMI students
Workshop, April 2008
Mr. Helfried Krainer (Guitar) and Mr. Luis Morais (Violin), both teachers at the JSBM in Vienna, spent 2 weeks at the MPMI and worked with the children as well as with interested grown-ups.
Study trip Mr. Dawa Tamang, Chairman My Peace Music Institute, to Vienna, October 2008
Mr. Tamang stayed in Vienna for 2,5 weeks and was trained by teachers of the JSBM. Because of all the training we forgot to take pictures 🙂
On the occasion of Mr. Tamang’s stay in Vienna a benefit concert was organized by MPO Austria. Teachers from the J.S. Bach Music School played classical pieces. H.E. the Indian Ambassador to Austria kindly adopted the patronage.
First visit of the J.S. Bach Music School Vienna to the My Peace Music Institute Kalimpong in November 2007
On this occasion the My Peace Music Institute was officially opened and the first solo-instrumental music competition in the Himalayan Hills was organized.