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YOA Global Leader Liz Ramirez making music with NBYO & Sistema NB

YOA Orchestra of the Americas Global Leader Liz Ramirez spent two action-packed January 2017 weeks making friends and making music at Sistema NB centres in Elsipogtog First Nation, Richibucto, Moncton, and Saint John…and performing in concert with NBYO. Global Leaders Program is a professional... Read more

ELSIPOGTOG SISTEMA PROJECT: CHANGING LIVES THROUGH THE GIFT OF MUSIC!

Posted: December 15, 2016 ELSIPOGTOG sistema project: Changing lives through the gift of music! View the photo gallery at http://elsipogtogschool.ca/gallery/sistema The innovative New Brunswick Youth Orchestra Sistema NB music program for 24 grade one and two students was initiated in October 2016... Read more

Emma gives Trayvon a violin lesson

The Moncton Miracles visited with members of the Sistema NB after-school orchestral music program at Queen Elizabeth School on Tuesday, December 9th. All-star forward Trayvon Lathan receives some violin tips from Emma Boudreau. Lathan and the Miracles host the Saint John Mill Rats on Friday,... Read more

Still places available as Sistema starts its second musical year

Children in Grades one and two at Andover Elementary School had the opportunity to try several instruments when Sistema representatives Dave Halpine, not seen, as well as Emmanuel Ortega, left, and Monica Dube, right, visited on Sept. 11. There are still spots available in the daily orchestral... Read more

They've got rhythm!

Three members of the Moncton Miracles visited with children involved with the after-school Sistema group and Queen Elizabeth school. Here, Trayvon Lathan, Daquan Brooks and Dwayne Smith pose for a photo with Tony Delgado, strings/music director and conductor. PHOTO: RON WARD TIMES & TRANSCRIPT... Read more

Port City musicians help give inner-city kids gift of music

Keifer Ryan plays his violin during rehearsals for Sistema’s Christmas concert. Photo: Kâté Braydon/Telegraph-Journal Calvary to host Dec. 14 concert in support of local Sistema NB centre MIKE MULLEN TELEGRAPH-JOURNAL -- Friday, December 5, 2014 SAINT JOHN • Avariety of headline musicians,... Read more

Des élèves de Moncton rencontrent Sarah McLachlan

Sarah McLachlan avec Jude Melanson (Photo: Sylvie Mousseau) Publié: 23 h 34 min, Mardi 18 novembre 2014 par Sylvie Mousseau, Acadie Nouvelle MONCTON – Douze élèves du programme d’éducation musicale Sistema ont eu accès aux coulisses du spectacle Shine On de Sarah McLachlan et ont rencontré la... Read more

Young Metro musicians meet Canadian pop icon

Students from Sistema New Brunswick, a program of the New Brunswick Youth Orchestra, got a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience a sound check with Grammy & Juno Award winning artist Sarah McLachlan in MOncton on Tuesday. PHOTO RON WARD/TIMES & TRANSCRIPT GINABETH ROBERTS -- TIMES... Read more

Early childhood education urged

The Learning Partnership honoured two local men, Bernard Richard and Ken MacLeod, with the partnership’s Champions of Public Education tribute. PHOTO: ALAN COCHRANE/TIMES & TRANSCRIPT MacLeod and Richard honoured as Champions of Public Education at Learning Partnership tribute luncheon ALAN... Read more