Tuesday, August 21, 2012 | Categories: Q Blog
They've been called the "bravest orchestra in the world." The musicians in The National Youth Orchestra of Iraq face immense difficulties to perform their craft. From the daily threat of violence to having to disguise their instruments in public, these musicians go to extra lengths to play the instruments they love. Their conductor Paul MacAlindin joins guest host Stephen Quinn to discuss these hardships and they're upcoming UK debut.