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Using Music to Address Social Issues 10

Many in the classical music world have heard about  El Sistema. Dr. José Antonio Abreu developed this program in 1975 out of his belief that:  ”A child’s physical poverty is overcome by the spiritual richness that music provides.” (You can find out more about El Sistema at 60 Minutes.) The program has expanded around the globe including the US. […]

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