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  • Boston String Academy to participate at the 2020 Sphinx Tank!

    Congratulations to our directors, Marielisa and Mariesther Alvarez for being selected to participate at the 2020 Sphinx Tank! At SphinxConnect 2020, these four arts & cultural entrepreneurs will present their projects for a chance to win the $25,000 Sphinx Tank Grant: Portia Dunkley, Colorful Violin Method Marielisa & Mariesther Alvarez,

  • Boston String Academy students and directors present at El Sistema USA Symposium 2020

    Our directors, Mariesther and Marielisa Alvarez, along with students Annabelle Lee and Bryan DaCosta, presented at El Sistema USA National Symposium 2020 in Durham, North Carolina. The presentation, “Raising the ‘Bar”: Musical Excellence and High Expectations”,  was part of Longy’s Sistema Side by Side Orchestra Program, and included the participation

  • Boston String Academy students won the Longy Side by Side Concerto Competition

    BSA students Fiona Yuan, William Parkes and Leo Wang were three of the four winners of the first annual Sistema Side by Side Concerto Competition. They will each perform as soloists with the Sistema  Side by Side Symphony Orchestra on April 4th.