Tag

Gather Together

Attend ITAC4 for free!

ITAC4, the Fourth International Teaching Artist Conference, will take place in New York City on 13-15 September (first time in the United States), and is completely sold out.  But those who can’t attend can join much of the conference for...
Read More →

Sistema Portugal: Orquestra Geraçaõ Celebrates 10 Years!

In early July, Sistema Portugal: Orquestra Geraçaõ celebrated its 10th anniversary in Lisbon. Sistema Europe also participated in the Lisbon celebration, together with a number of national programmes and international organisations like the Hilti Foundation, which has provided crucial support...
Read More →

Sistema New Zealand Gathers Together

Sistema New Zealand had its National Hui (gathering) on 30 June in Hamilton, central North Island of New Zealand. This biennial gathering included Sistema Whangarei, Sistema Aotearoa, Arohanui Strings and the hosts were Sistema Waikato. The New Zealand Rōpū (consortium)...
Read More →

The Great Lakes El Sistema Seminario

On June 27-28, Goshen College hosted the Great Lakes El Sistema Seminario in Goshen, Indiana. They included students at various musical levels from four Sistema-inspired programs: Archipelago (Traverse City, MI), Kalamazoo Kids in Tune (Kalamazoo, MI), Sistema Ravinia (Chicago, IL), and Roosevelt STEAM Academy...
Read More →

Side by Gigantic Side by El Sistema Sweden

Side by side—times two thousand.  Led by the city and region of Gothenburg, Sweden, the Gothenburg Symphony, and El Sistema Sweden, “Side by Side by El Sistema” gathered 2000 students for a five-day summer camp in the days leading up...
Read More →

SEYO Summer Residency: Youth Voice

The Sistema Europe Youth Orchestra (SEYO) will meet in England 18-28 August, hosted by Sistema England and Sistema Europe. The summer residency will take place at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, with culminating concerts scheduled at both Birmingham’s Symphony Hall (27 August) and London’s newly renovated Queen Elizabeth Hall (26 August). The London...
Read More →

A Historic First

From 29 July to 3 August, there will be good news and good tones in Srebrenica, Bosnia.  The House of Good Tones (also called Sistema Srebrenica, a Superar program) is hosting a first-ever summer camp that brings together Sistema students from...
Read More →

Invitation from Orquestra Geração

Orquestra Geração (Sistema Portugal) will celebrate its 10th anniversary by inviting other Sistema Europe programs to join a two-day gathering in Lisbon to understand their decade of learning and explore insights from other programs and leaders around the world.  The...
Read More →

FEATURE: My Mexico City Experience

On February 28th I traveled to Mexico City, Mexico, to play alongside young musicians like me from all around the globe, in an orchestra festival under the direction of Gustavo Dudamel and Arturo Marquez.  When I first found out I...
Read More →

What Happened in Mexico City?

Recently in the The World Ensemble we featured an article about Las America Encuientros in Mexico City that brought together Sistema musicians from five U.S. programs, as well as young musicians from Puerto Rico, Argentina, Mexico, and the National Children’s Orchestra in Venezuela. Coming...
Read More →
Traducir »