Empowering young people through music and creative arts
What We Do
Music Crossroads is a non-profit organisation which uses the power of music education, professional training, live performances, vocational training and promotion of young talents to provide opportunities and empower youths. We work to develop the music education sector and non-formal education, music industry in the culturally rich Malawi . The organisation was initiated in 1995 by Jeunesses Musicales International as a project organising annual festivals, international band tours, and training for young talents in Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
With this vision we created an academy established in Malawi, Zimbabwe and Mozambique, Music Crossroads aims to empower young musicians by providing them with an accessible,affordable and innovative music education program as well as the necessary tools for a career within the music industry and vocational skills. We are proud to announce that we are now one of the biggest and most exciting cultural development initiatives in Africa, involving more than 200,000 young musicians and reaching more than a million listeners in southern African region. Music crossroads Malawi is situated in densely populated Area 23.