Celebrating Melbourne’s multicultural performance project Music Hive 40 years on – Sydney Morning Herald

One of those musicians was Afandi Siyo, an African migrant who felt he had left his musical heritage behind him until the Music Hive program enabled him to perform regularly again.

“I performed for Nelson Mandela when he came out to Australia after being released from prison,” he said. “It was a wonderful experience.”

Carmen Grostal believes that Australia is still in the unique position to be able to be enriched by the musical talents …