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Beatocello Concert

Hospital Jayavarman VII | on the roads towards Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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I agree that Dr Beat Richner is a remarkable man and the work he is doing for Cambodian children is... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2015
Jan295
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Douglas, United Kingdom
A surprising evening.

I'm now somewhat ashamed to admit I had no previous knowledge of Dr. Richer. My bus from Phnom Penh... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2015
Solofliergirl
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Hospital Jayavarman VII | on the roads towards Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed 8 March 2015

I agree that Dr Beat Richner is a remarkable man and the work he is doing for Cambodian children is amazing, but when I see 'cello concert' advertised I expect at least 50% of the evening to be able to listen to cello music being...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2015

I'm now somewhat ashamed to admit I had no previous knowledge of Dr. Richer. My bus from Phnom Penh just happened to pass the hospital on the way to the bus station, my (horrible) hotel was just around the corner and it was Saturday, so...More

1  Thank Solofliergirl
Reviewed 5 March 2015

What Dr Richer has achieved and continues to do is as impressive of human endeavour as the amazing stuctures at Ankor Wat. He plays his cello with the same passion as he works to improve the lives of children and despite the obvious difficulties he...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2015

Dr richer is a passionate and committed man. His story is one of triumph amongst terrible odds of corruption, greed and obstacles placed in his way. He tells the story of his life and achievements, his life devoted to selflessly helping others. The story of...More

Thank MariaPete
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Dr. Beat is a humble and kind man, he plays his trusty italian cello to raise money for the hospitals for children. its a shame that cambodian government do not help as the hospitals have been saving children's lifes for 23 years with 0.3% mortality...More

1  Thank Grace C
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Definitely one of my highlights in Cambodia. The concert is not so much about the music itself (although very nice as well), but more about the short talks that Beat Richner (Beatocello) gives about the Kantha Bopha hospitals that he has helped founding. Their model...More

1  Thank Dennis V
Reviewed 20 January 2015

Less of a cello concert and more of a biting attack on Cambodian corruption. The international community doesn't get a free pass either. As my waitresses said at l'Annexe restaurant (they gave birth to their children at Dr Beat Richner's hospital), "We call him God."...More

2  Thank kevin b
Reviewed 14 January 2015

I made a Swiss friend on one of my day tours of the temples in Siem Reap. He was excited to attend the free cello concert at a hospital. Dr. Beat Richner, a Swiss national, is the founder of several children's hospitals in Cambodia and...More

1  Thank Jackbear
Reviewed 9 January 2015

We went to the concert unknowingly after seeing an ad for it behind a tuk-tuk that was parked on pubstreet, and boy am I glad we did! This concert is held in the Kantha Bopha children's hospital on the road to Angkor Wat and its...More

Thank Manyshoes
Reviewed 9 January 2015

Thee are not many people in the world who would devote their life to people who are desperately poor and fight for their right to have medical care. If you would like to learn more about the health system, hear some music and hopefully donate...More

Thank liemPerth
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Ben J
29 May 2017|
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Response from Fyti | Reviewed this property |
As far as we can recall the Beatocello concert takes place every Saturday other than when the performer is absent usually on money raising missions. If that is the case the film is showed and we enjoyed viewing it as it is... More
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Molly C
11 August 2016|
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Response from Shine C | Reviewed this property |
Hi! You will be able to see him on the 20th of August since his concert is being held every Saturday 7:15 pm.
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