Camp Organisers


Professor Nigel Osborne

Nigel started the Balkans Music Camps in 1995 for children affected by war in the Bosnia Herzegovina region. He is a renowned musician and composer who was Reid Professor at the University of Edinburgh and lectures all over the world. Nigel has worked in the most challenging regions of the world, giving opportunities for creative and therapeutic music making.


Christina Bain

Christina is a community musician and actor based in Edinburgh. She currently teaches at the University of Edinburgh on the Music in the Community course and has been part of the camps since first volunteering in 2006. Christina works on numerous music projects all over the world.


Tony Pesikan

Tony has been an integral member of the Balkans Music Camps for many years and is a highly regarded community musician having worked all over the world for a number of renowned organisations including Musicians Without Borders, Warchild and the Global Children Organisation.  He is an extremely talented percussionist.