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Calliope Tsoupaki’s composition can be played by melodic solo instruments, and chordal instruments such as guitar, piano, harp, etc. Each festival will invite a performer from their own network. Performers are encouraged to create and play their own interpretation of the score. The costs of performance, filming, and streaming will lie with the participating festival. If you’d like to include a physical Flag of Compassion in your video, please order one at your own cost here


When sharing your performance on social media, please use the tag #festivalsforcompassion and if you want also #flagofcompassion. Your video will also be included here.


The scores are published by Donemus, and can be downloaded for free. Find all downloads including the logo’s here here.

Curious about other interpretations?

Watch this video where Marc Mcgregor discusses his interpretation of Thin Air during Music on Main and check out the timeline to see what other festivals produced.