National Take A Stand Festival
High-caliber students from Sistema-inspired across the U.S. fine-tune their talent with this renowned youth orchestra, culminating in a national music festival that celebrates unity, diversity and excellence.
Take A Stand Symposium 2018
Key stakeholders with a vested interest in the El Sistema movement and in progressive music education come together to help pioneer the future of the field.
National Composers Intensive
The National Composers Intensive supports up-and-coming talent by nurturing the creation and performance of new music by bringing together aspiring composers with their established peers.
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