Recording with «Banat Al Quds» (Daughters of Jerusalem) is done in Ramallah.We have recorded 11 songs about Jerusalem, the city that the Bible calls «Mother of Peace».

To many people its name is a metaphor for heaven. It’s a striking contrast between the city’s ideals and the reality on the ground. These young women perform songs that tell about the vision of the city where they live; a city to which all religions have a belonging The record is becoming filled with joy, sorrows, hope and prayers for justice. Their album will be released later this fall. On the photo the producer Erik Hillestad is posing together with some of the Daughters of Jerusalem

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