The 5% Solution

From Eric Booth To Friends in the El Sistema-inspired movement Hello Friends, If you were at the Take A Stand Symposium, or if you read the accounts of the symposium in the current issue of The Ensemble, you may have heard about a proposal I made to our field in L.A. I believe we have [...]

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The Generous Laboratory

El Sistema-inspired programs must build generative connections to the larger music learning ecosystem within which they live — ideas on the whys and hows of building real relationships.

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Batuta: The Sistema in Colombia

An introduction to the world's second largest El Sistema program, in Colombia--the same and different than its parent program in Venezuela. Co-written with Tricia Tunstall.

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