In February, for the fist time BSA hosted a two-day workshop on the fantastic Colourstrings Method as part of the Dare to Aspire initiative. Colourstrings specialist, Yvonne Frye, engaged all the attendees through a wonderful introduction to this very unique approach to string teaching. The workshop was free of charge
The second Side by Side performance was a great success, it took place at the First Church of Cambridge. Great to see how the students grow from one performance to the next.
Close to 200 students from El Sistema-inspired programs around Massachusetts got together in May at the Margarita Muñiz Academy to perform for each other and participate in an array of fun bonding activities. The event was sponsored by The Rodman Ride for Kids with the purpose of bringing El Sistema
The festival will be held this Summer in Los Angeles, CA, culminating in a performance at the prestigious Walt Disney Concert Hall, lead by world-renowned conductor, Gustavo Dudamel. Students were selected from a pool of nearly 500 applicants from across the US. They are the largest representation form a single