A thousand miles begin with one step
"Since five years I play the clarinet and I was planning without interruption in order to portray a special clip," said the young man Aras Haji Younis, the Syrian refugee in the city of Dusseldorf, and added "I can almost finish the twenty-fifth year of my life, but in my opinion life begins for the artist after becoming the first work issued."
Since a year and a half Haji Younis arrived in Germany with the required companion of his life, "his instrument". Since then he has participated in some minor posts concerts and art evenings, he said.
If he just could find an orchestra composed of a number of refugees and join them later, wished Haji Yunus "Teamwork within the orchestra give a musical painting special elegance but also individual skills and playing solo has its own impact on the listener, this is what prompted me to shoot a video clip solo; especially the clarinets machine can, easily, move the feelings of the audience. "
Since more than two months Haji Younis is trying to find an appropriate place to shoot a clip with the help of his friends and one of the Germans called Heinz Günter Masthoff, who dwells in the city of Essen. Haji Younis wanted to choose a historical and famous places in the province of North Rhine.
Mr. Masthoff says: "I had to visit many places to find what a suitable location for this clip: the Museum of the City of Essen "Stiftung Zollverein Essen". Within those places, then me and the director agreed to shoot the clip there," he said.
"Obtaining approval from the museum management took nearly a month", stated the director Ciwan Osman "But we already are lucky because it was very difficult. We chose several lounges in the museum for photography, some of which were reflecting the long history of the region through sculptures and some of the remainder of the successive wars over the region effects, some of which were expressing the nobility of German industry through the pictures, and so on."
Haji Yunus said: "I was surprised by the beauty of the museum, this is what has always drawn in my imagination, I realized then that action will succeed."
The photographic part inside the museum lasted nearly four hours of continuous work by using two cameras, and the director was able to create the desired consistency between the selected music and the place, and this requires a lot of effort, especially the search for the right idea for the recital according to the expression of director.
Haji Yunus will begin to deploy its own clip in the next week on all social media mused that his friends and all the listeners will do like it, as well was looking forward to filming a new clip in the coming months.