05.22.13: NC News Bits
Grants to this organization directly supplement an impoverished child's education and health expenses or support programs in which the child participates. KidZNotes celebrated its annual gala, El Sistema Around the World, and was able to raise $82,000 ...
Posted: May 22, 2013, 4:30 pm
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Inspired by Venezuelan kids, Metcalf students make paper violins
Teachers and students created their own El Sistema project, in which the youngest children painted and decorated instruments designed and made by seventh- and eighth-grade technology students. They learned the basics of playing from their fifth- and ...
Posted: May 18, 2013, 4:34 am
In This Garden: MusicalMinds Cultivates Character
The children are the first class of MusicalMinds NC, a free, classical music program for “at-risk” children modeled upon the famed El Sistema schools of Venezuela. On stage with the children was Eduardo Cedeño, conductor of the Lake Norman Symphony ...
Posted: May 17, 2013, 9:14 am