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

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

In Harmony Telford and Stoke-on-Trent: Engaging Children with Special Educational Needs

In Harmony Telford and Stoke-on-Trent has published an evaluation report about the impact of the programme on children with special educational needs. The report 'In Harmony Telford and Stoke-on-Trent: Engaging Children with Special Educational Needs' contains seven case studies of young people involved in the In Harmony Telford and Stoke programme. It evaluates the way

A life-changing experience in Sweden for young musicians from Telford and Norwich

'These kids have matured by three years in one week,' said one of the teachers as we walked through Gothenburg. That really is the best description of the effect that the trip to Sweden has had on this group of young musicians from In Harmony Telford and Sistema in Norwich. They arrived on the 14th of June, clearly excited but

Ronnie Scott’s jazz club announces musical instrument amnesty for Sistema programmes

Ronnie Scott’s, the legendary jazz club in London’s Soho, has today announced a musical instrument amnesty that will benefit Sistema-inspired programmes in England. Sistema England is proud to be one of two charities being supported by the Ronnie Scott's instrument amnesty, alongside Music Fund, an important humanitarian project that supports musicians and music schools in

Teachers in England spotlight good practice together

Teachers from Sistema in Norwich and the In Harmony programmes in Lambeth, Liverpool, Leeds, Newcastle, Nottingham and Telford will meet at Sage Gateshead on 27 May to discuss best practices, as part of a Youth Music funded project led by Sistema England. ‘This day is for teachers to share practical tips and ideas with each another, to

Music takes our young musicians to Italy, Sweden and Canada

Over the next three months, children and tutors from English Sistema programmes will have gone to Italy, Sweden and Canada as part of a European Union Culture Programme funded exchange between Europe and Canada. SMEEC, as it is known, will see fifty seven English children taking part, with each visit culminating in a performance. The first