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Weʼre raising £3,000 to hold CHOPIN in the CLOUDS with your Message in a Bottle - a Thousand Wishes for a Healthier World - in recycled P.E.T. bottle concert hall

Himalayas.

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We are concerned about plastic waste but believe it can be put to good use.

We are a small team of musicians, and environmentalists based in Camden Market, London.

In August 2016 we built the first recycled plastic bottle greenhouse in Northern India at 3,250 metres.

Now we plan to show that with good design thousands of discarded P.E.T. bottles that litter the landscape can be turned into rescue shelters, greenhouses and irrigation systems in the Himalayas.

On September 6th, 2018, to raise media awareness, we will build a small concert hall for "Chopin in the Clouds", the highest concert in India at 5,000 meters and then take the sectional building complete with a grand piano to a pioneering environmental college teaching sustainable development.   The re-erected building will be used as a greenhouse in the grounds of the college and the grand piano will be a gift for their new music hall.

Please help to make this project a success with a small donation (£3) and your message for the future to be included in one of the bottles used.

Please join us with:

Your message in a bottle

A Thousand Wishes for a Healthier World.

Prototype building developed with help of Eric Schrijuer, architect, at "Welcome to the Village" festival. Lueewarden. 2018.

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    • Thomas

      Thomas

      Aug 5, 2018

      What a great cause! Hope it goes brilliantly. All best Thomas

      £50.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Jul 29, 2018

      Good luck

    • Pamela Oakes-ash

      Pamela Oakes-ash

      Jul 18, 2018

      may kindness be the quality we teach our children to live by . I love this project and its cause . May the world hear the echo from such beautiful musicians x

      £50.00

    • Beaven Waller

      Beaven Waller

      Jul 17, 2018

      Tend to the garden our children will play in.

      £3.00

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    Desmond Gentle O'Keeffe

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    Himalayas.

    Desmond and the Camden Piano Projects team deliver pianos to schools around the world. Their projects include Piano to Zanskar, Piano to Mozambique, Last Piano Chenobyl, and Deepest Concert in Romania, with gift of pianos to Hospices in Bucharest.

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