http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/26/world/middleeast/26jenin.htmlYoung Palestinian musicians from the refugee camp of Jenin performed at a club for elderly Holocaust survivors.
Yet for a while on Wednesday, the politics of the conflict were put aside. The youths scratched at their violins and the Holocaust survivors clapped along, trying to keep up with the changing rhythms of the darbouka drums.
“We are here to play,” Wafaa Younis, 51, the Israeli Arab orchestra director, told the rapt audience. “I do not believe in politicians, only musicians and these children.”