Coming Up: Sistema England Young Leaders Orchestra Camp 2017

“The energy and the vibe that we get off each other during the camp just energises us and motivates us to keep going, no matter what the challenges are. That’s what’s great about Sistema England.” Simi, Cellist, In Harmony Lambeth, Sistema England Young Leader We are delighted to announce that the Sistema England Young Leaders

Kristy: ‘All the local people support us’

As Royal Liverpool Philharmonic is awarded over £300,000 by Paul Hamlyn Foundation to further expand In Harmony Liverpool, we spoke to Kristy, a Sistema England Young Leader from the Everton programme. What effect has In Harmony Liverpool had on your family? My mum is so proud. She is proud of all our family; we all play

Sistema England has donated £98K in instruments

Sistema England has donated £98,000 in musical instruments to Sistema-inspired programmes in the last four years. A total of 744 instruments have been handed to children and young people in Sistema in Norwich, The Nucleo Project and the In Harmony programmes in Lambeth, Leeds, Liverpool, Newcastle, Nottingham and Telford.  

Headteachers discuss the impact In Harmony is having in their schools and communities

Arts Council England have just published a report with Headteachers’ perspectives on the impact In Harmony is having in their schools and communities. It makes fascinating reading. The report looks at: The distinctive features of In Harmony Evidence and examples of impact In Harmony pedagogy In Harmony sustainability The headteachers all agreed that In Harmony

A day of music and young leadership at the Southbank Centre

The 46 members of the Sistema England Young Leaders Orchestra gathered on 16 January at the Southbank Centre, for a day of discussion, rehearsal and performance in celebration of the residency of Gustavo Dudamel and the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela. See below a selection of photos of the day, taken for Sistema England

Young Leaders Orchestra will perform at Southbank Centre

5:00pm (whole performance approx. 60 mins) Clore Ballroom Southbank Centre, London FREE Following the Sistema England Young Leaders residency in October 2015, young musicians from In Harmony Lambeth, In Harmony Liverpool, Sistema in Norwich and The Nucleo Project will come together again at Southbank Centre in London on Saturday, 16 January 2016, for a day

Sistema England Young Leaders – Highlights of performance at Epic Studios

The Sistema England Young Leaders Orchestra, conducted by Félix Briceño, performed at Epic Studios in Norwich in October 2015. The orchestra is composed of 35 young musicans from In Harmony Lambeth, In Harmony Liverpool, Sistema in Norwich and The Nucleo Project. To read more about this programme click here.

Young leaders from Sistema programmes created their own orchestra in a week

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fHOPBKwcscY ‘It’s been an amazing week and a week that I will never forget… I can’t wait until next year’. Kayleigh (12, cello, Norwich). 'This is your orchestra. It is up to you to lead on how it sounds, what it looks like and whether it continues to exist,' said Fiona Cunningham, CEO of Sistema

Midweek report: Sistema England Young Leaders Programme

The first half of the week of the Sistema England Young Leaders Programme is proof that working hard and having fun are entirely compatible. Young musicians from In Harmony Lambeth, In Harmony Liverpool, Sistema in Norwich and The Nucleo Project have gathered at Kingswood’s Overstrand Hall. 'It’s been really difficult but good at the same

Musicians from Orquestra Geração and Chineke! join Young Leaders Programme

Teachers and mentors from the new Chineke! orchestra and from Portugal’s Orquestra Geração will join Venezuelan conductor Félix Briceño and young musicians and staff from In Harmony Lambeth, In Harmony Liverpool, Sistema in Norwich and The Nucleo Project for a week of inspiring music making in Sistema England's Young Leaders Programme. Guest consultant is Chi-chi