About Aeham Ahmad
Aeham Ahmad, born in 1988 in Damascus, is part of the Palestinian minority in Syria and lived in the refugee camp Yarmouk with his family. His musical talent was fostered from an early age, he learned to play the piano from the age of 5, and later studied music in Damascus and Homs. Ahmad had to flee the country in 2015 and made it to Germany. Meanwhile he lives with his family in Wiesbaden and gives numerous concerts. He was awarded the first International Beethoven Prize for Human Rights in December 2015.