Armand Diangienda http://wrti.org en 'Kinshasa Symphony': An Ode To Musical Joy In Central Africa http://wrti.org/post/kinshasa-symphony-ode-musical-joy-central-africa An amazing new documentary film is a must-see not just for music lovers, but for anyone who needs to see the nourishing power of the arts and human connections.<p><em>Kinshasa Symphony</em> takes us into the everyday lives of the members of a most unlikely ensemble: the Orchestre Symphonique Kimbanguiste, located in the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, a place <a href="http://www.npr.org/2011/12/06/143190257/opposition-cries-foul-ahead-of-congo-election-results" target="_blank">ravaged</a> by war, endemic poverty and corruption.<p>The constant hassles and logistical problems these Wed, 07 Mar 2012 20:23:04 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 1199 at http://wrti.org 'Kinshasa Symphony': An Ode To Musical Joy In Central Africa