The Viva! Sistema program is beginning its second year and is looking to further expand its community reach. If you are interested, or if you know someone that may be interested in having their child participate, please print our flyer or send the website link. Download the Sistema 2013-2014 Flyer
The El Sistema inspired program, Viva! Sistema Montreal, comes to the end of its first year in Point St-Charles and Kahnawake. Guided by Abreu’s promise of music, we put in place a community of children, teachers, tutors, composers, violin makers, administrators and parents, with music as the common bond. The program has been running at … [Read more…]
Here is a video documentary published by the English Montreal School Board (EMSB) of the Viva! Sistema Motnreal program hosted by the Quebec Music Educators Association (QMEA). In this documentary, the kids of St. Gabriel Elementary School in Point St Charles who participate in the program visit the FACE School to rehearse with the FACE … [Read more…]
Fill the Skies with Music – Music Monday May 6, 2013 Join Chris Hadfield, Ed Robertson and thousands of young people in celebration of music education. For more information on this event go to the Coalition for Music Education in Canada website.
CMEA/ACME eNewsletter Spring 2013 Volume 7, No.3
Depuis l’automne, deux groupes d’enfants, de Pointe-Saint-Charles et de Kahnawake, s’initient à la vie d’orchestre. Le projet, piloté par une enseignante de musique de l’école Face, vise… En savoir plus… Two groups of kids from Point St-Charles and Kahnawake were initiated into the life of orchestral music since the Fall of 2013. The project is … [Read more…]
Date: Monday June 10, 2013 Concert #1 Time: 4:00 pm St. Gabriel School Hall / 600 Dublin St., Montreal Concert #2 Time: 7:00 pm Turtle Island Theatre/ Kahnawake Admission: FREE On the program: Twinkle Variations; What’s in a Scale; Haydn’s Toy Symphony Featuring the students of the Viva! Sistema program: a QMEA initiative in their … [Read more…]
On Thursday March 28th, 2013 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm The Viva! Sistema kids from St. Gabriel School in Point St. Charles and from the Kahnawake Education Center in Kahnawake will have the opportunity to watch and listen to the FACE School String students play the composition that was created with the Viva! Sistema kids during … [Read more…]