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Music for protests

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 00:49

June 12 - A protester with a piano entertains the crowds in Turkey's Taksim Square. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: Tension in Istanbul's Taksim Square were eased slightly on Wednesday when a German pianist played for the gathered crowds. Davide Martello plans to play his piano in all the world's capitals and calls himself a klavierkunst - or piano artist. Surrounded by protesters wearing masks he enthralled the crowds, but many of those listening said they still feel unsafe and wary of a police raid. The mini concert played with a piano on top of a truck ended as protesters went back to the park.

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Music for protests

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 00:49