Painted Diaries was evolving at the same time that the world was beginning to learn of the horrors of the war in Darfur, in the Sudan, and Reza launched a companion website to Painted Diaries to promote peace in the area. A critical success, Painted Diaries has done Khan proud, but not complacent; A Simple Plan began to take shape and would become the most western of Reza’s output to date. ( asimpleplan.painteddiaries.com )
Reza will be able to serendipitously mesh his music with his humanitarian commitment. Through Peace Partners, a Canadian NGO, he is writing songs for Amnistie international Canada francophone in Montreal.
In addition, Reza continues to work for world peace as an advisor to the UN.
Reza was touched and enthusiastic about Peace Partners promotion of Peace through out music. When Peace Partners founder, Patrick Lajeunesse, invited him to participate to the project, Reza spontaneously offered to contribute with the songs “Dawning” and “Daybreak” from the “ Painted Diaries” album. ( www.painteddiaries.com )
Peace Partners is proud to collaborate with Reza Khan to raise awareness on the matters of peace and freedom. Peace Partners will donate all profits from downloads of “Daybreak” to Amnesty International in support to there 50th anniversary of hard work to protect human rights all over the world.
The adventure started in early 2009. Based on the twin ideals of Peace and Freedom, musician Patrick Lajeunesse founded a
group on the music collaboration website of Indaba Music. As a result of those collaborations, around 60 artists from a dozen countries participated. Together, they created more than 40 songs....more