How This Syrian Violinist Used Music to Escape War – Nashwan Abdullah

In this episode of Sound Health, Jim sits down with Nashwan Abdullah, a 28-year-old Syrian violinist.

Nashwan talks about what it was like living in a war-torn Syria and how people there lean on music to help heal & carry on.

He also details his incredible journey of traveling around the world and playing on street corners for pennies a day, which eventually led him to America.

Nashwan shares what life’s been like after making it to the U.S. with nothing more than a dream & his prized violin.