Is music the passport to Moldova's future?

Moldova's musicians hopeful that visa-free travel in EU could bring commercial success to themselves and their country.

    Moldovan musicians are among those who hope to take advantage of visa-free travel to Europe.

    They think the new rules could not only launch local bands onto the international stage, but also that music could be an ambassador of Moldova, which in turn will aid the economy.

    Al Jazeera's Robin Forestier-Walker reports from the capital Chisenau.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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