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Paris and Pyongyang try to harmonise

Classical music concert by French and North Korean musicians aims to hit softer diplomatic note.

    France and North Korea do not have diplomatic ties, but some see a recent collaboration in classical music as an effort to try to build a more harmonious relationship.

    The unprecedented joint concert, including 90 musicians from the two countries, is conducted by a South Korean.

    Al Jazeera's Emma Hayward reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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