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Playing for their lives : the global El sistema movement for social change through music / Tricia Tunstall and Eric Booth.

Tunstall, Tricia, (author.). Booth, Eric, (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jay Co PL - Portland 780.71 T927 (Text) 76383000444435 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Washington Carnegie PL - Main 780.71 (Text) 21401000753884 Adult Hardback Shelves Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780393245646
  • ISBN: 0393245640
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 408 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: What Is El Sistema? -- To Play and to Struggle: El Sistema in Venezuela -- The Global Spread of the El Sistema Vision -- Understanding El Sistema: A Few Key Ideas -- Key Elements of the El Sistema Learning Environment -- Radical Inclusion -- Ensemble Learning -- Peer Learning -- Music as Passion and Expressivity -- Intensity -- High Musical Aspiration -- Family and Community Involvement -- Overview of a Movement -- Different Cultures, Different Needs -- Following the Money -- Connecting the Dots -- What We Can Learn from El Sistema -- A Reflection and a Celebration.
Summary, etc.: "An eye-opening view of the unprecedented global spread of El Sistema�intensive music education that disrupts the cycles of poverty,"
Subject: Fundación Musical Simón Bolívar.
Music > Instruction and study > Social aspects.
Music > Instruction and study > Social aspects > Venezuela.

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