England follows El Sistema model

A new project has been created in England to help children in the most deprived areas of England to participate in music programmes - in the form of a symphony orchestra. The organisation, In Harmony, is chaired by world renowned cellist Julian Lloyd-Webber. In Harmony is inspired by the hugely successful Venezuelan project El Sistema and encurages participation in music which can have huge persoanl benefits for the children involved, providing opportunities to grow and develop, both socially and musically.

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