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L’OJNB est récompensé pour son excellence en affaires

L’Orchestre des jeunes du Nouveau-Brunswick a été nommé Organisme à but non lucratif de l’année par la Chambre de commerce du Grand Moncton. Ce prix lui a été décerné lors du 34 e gala annuel de remise des Prix d’excellence en affaires, tenu à Casino Nouveau-Brunswick le 23 octobre dernier. « Nous... Read more

NBYO Honoured for Business Excellence

The New Brunswick Youth Orchestra has been named Non-profit Organization of the Year, by the Chamber of Commerce of Greater Moncton. The recognition was handed out during the Chamber’s 34 th Annual Business Excellence Awards, which took place at Casino New Brunswick on October 23 rd . “We are very... Read more

Sistema NB Tobique members auditioning for NBYO

Five musicians from the Sistema NB Tobique Centre recently travelled to Moncton to audition for the NBYO. From left are Koda Wolfe, Centre Director Dave Halpine, Teaching Artist Jaeyoung Chong, Darian Bear, Aaron Halpine, Jacob Halpine, Hilary Bailey an Maestro Tony Delgado--Music Director &... Read more

New Brunswicker teaches music to youth in Iqaluit

CBC Podcasts -- Shift - NB Sistema New Brunswick has sent a teacher to Nunavut, to help teach music at a special summer camp for local youth. The camp is held every summer. But this is the first time that Swan Serna, director for the Sistema centre in Richibucto, travelled to the remote northern... Read more

Creativity sets sail: Fundraiser to be hosted on $1B cruise ship

The Royal Caribbean International -- Anthem of the Seas cruise ship Thursday, September 5, 2019 -- Telegraph-Journal -- September 5, 2019 SAINT JOHN • After years of watching cruise ships come and go from Saint John's harbor front, Ken MacLeod had an idea: a concert for New Brunswickers on a cruise... Read more

Sistema NB teachers bring music skills to Iqaluit

Sistema New Brunswick teaching artist Swan Serna, right, teaches a class of students at a week-long Iqaluit music camp. He and fellow teaching artist Dulce Alarcon instructed at the camp last week. Sarah Seeley | TIMES & TRANSCRIPT -- Tuesday, August 27, 2019 Sistema teaching artist Swan Serna... Read more

FestiChoeur D'ACADIE

Come see your amazing Sistema NB Teaching Artists in performance at FestiChoeur D'ACADIE with the Tutta Musica Orchestra. Venez voir vos incroyables artistes enseignants Sistema NB en spectacle au FestiChoeur D'ACADIE avec l'orchestre Tutta Musica.Read more

D'Addario Foundation generously supports Sistema NB

Sistema NB has received a generous $15 thousand grant to be given over the next three years, from the D’Addario Foundation. The American non-profit organization provides financial and product support to music instruction programs that are committed to social change. “We are so grateful to the D’... Read more

EDITORIAL: Bravo to the Sistema NB program

Aboubacar Kaba, 11, started playing the drums in Sierra Leone. Now, he's getting professional training at Sistema New Brunswick. Photo: Robert Williams/Telegraph-Journal Anyone who's had a child become passionate about a musical instrument can tell you what a joy this art form can bring. Learning... Read more

Quand la musique favorise l’apprentissage scolaire

Après les cours, certains enfants vont faire leurs devoirs et d’autres vont apprendre la musique. C’est le cas des participants du programme Sistema qui, chaque jour après la classe, se déplacent à l’école Le Tremplin de Tracadie. Le transport depuis leur école respective est assuré, ils ne doivent... Read more