Daily Archives: 24 September 2012

Scotland: “We look in awe at what the Venezuelans have achieved, and get back to rehearsing”

Published September 2012 – 29 words

A great story in the UK Guardian about the potential, but frankly inevitable, development of Big Noise Sistema Scotland. Mark their words: the die is cast throughout the country.

Fireworks in Stirling as Dudamel and the Venezuelans bring down the Big Concert in June 2012

Baltimore Orchkids job opening

Published September 2012 – 107 words

The Baltimore OrchKids program has an interesting position open in their newest nucleo, as Site Coordinator. This position will work closely with Dan Trahey in shaping and advancing the program in a predominately Latin American neighborhood. The Site Coordinator will also have the opportunity to work with YOURS Founding Member, Kassandra Lord as she takes OrchKids 3rd nucleo into it’s maturity as the 1st year of its after-school program. This opening is ideal for anyone interested in being immersed and closely mentored in the El Sistema movement from every aspect of this work including artistic direction, teaching artistry, public relations, child management,fundraising and community building. Details here.