Our international arm are working on a number of important projects around the globe. See more about these below.
CALYPSO: “Come Down To Barbados” – Official Music Video
Official Music Video Ft. Sean Forbes, Wawa's World, and Joy Nightengale
Watch now: CALYPSO 2022
Calypso 2022 is a ground-breaking music and arts project designed to unite and empower the Deaf community in Barbados. Multi-faceted & international this project will feature concerts, workshops, music videos and exhibitions
New film explores how live entertainment is, or is not, made accessible to deaf fans
Cat Brewer’s “Sign the Show” screens at Holy Names University on Sept. 16 as part of the Oakland International Film Festival.
CALYPSO Project Postponed due to Coronavirus
The Barbados CALYPSO Project has been delayed due to the global Coronavirus outbreak
CALYPSO Press Release
Calypso will bring together deaf and hearing musicians, artists, film makers, and writers from across the UK, USA and Barbados to help raise awareness in Barbados to deaf people’s needs
BARBADOS CALYPSO – Deaf Lives through Music & the Arts supported by the main generous sponsors the Maria Holder Memorial Trust
The 'Calypso' project is a collaboration between Decibels, Audiovisability, Barbados Council for the Disabled, SpecialKidz International, The Peter Boos Foundation and other partners
CALYPSO – Supporting Deaf Lives through Music & the Arts
The 'Calypso' project is a collaboration between Decibels, Audiovisability, Barbados Council for the Disabled, SpecialKidz International, The Peter Boos Foundation and other partners.
Sponsorship for the CALYPSO Barbados & UK Project
The Peter Boos Family Foundation has donated £7K to Specialkidz International of which Peter N. Boos FCA is Honorary President. The donation assists Ken Carter & Decibels in sponsoring and supporting the Calypso Project in collaboration with Ruth Montgomery and Eloise Garland of Audiovisibility.
La Semaine Du Son – France
News, updates and coverage from La Semaine Du Son, France on Monday 18th and Tuesday 19th of January 2016. On Monday, Christian Hugonnet, President founder of The Week of Sound, started the official presentation of the Charter of The Week of Sound to the members of UNESCO, sponsors and promoteurs. Read on for more...
House of Lords – The Year of Sound 2016-17
The Decibels Year of Sound – London 2016-2017 began with a highly successful event at the House of Lords on Wednesday, 25th May 2016 and was hosted by Lord Michael Berkeley of Knighton, CBE who is the Honorary President of the Decibels Charitable Trust.
WORLD MUSIC DAY IN BUDAPEST (HUNGARY) – “Tuned to Each Other”
Decibels and SpecialKidz have agreed to share the costs of sponsoring Ruth Montgomery who is a deaf professional musician and an excellent mentor to become involved with Budapest Music Project entitled "Tuned to Each Other" from Monday, 28th September to Friday, 2nd October, 2015.
Planning International Partnership Projects with Specialkidz, Decibels, Deaf Aspirations & The Aspire Foundation (Barbados)
Deaf Aspirations, Specialkidz, Decibels and the Aspire Foundation (Barbados) are planning to develop partnership projects to support young people & adults who are deaf, blind, autistic or have other disadvantages or disabilities.