The Venezuelan Legacy Series, Panel Discussion: Discerning New Visions for Music Conservatories: Lessons from El Sistema

Date: 

Thursday, October 21, 2010, 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South, Belfer Case Study Room, S-030, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

This panel discussion will provide participants with an opportunity to learn more about the policies and strategies implemented in leading music schools in the US in order to prepare their students for their professional life in highly competitive job markets and in the current music performance and education paradigms.

Speakers: Benjamin Juárez, Dean of the College of Fine Arts, Boston University; Robert Sirota, President of the Manhattan School of Music; Tony Woodcock, President of the New England Conservatory

Introduction by Merilee Grindle, Director of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies

Welcoming remarks by Jack Megan, Director of the Office for the Arts at Harvard

Moderated by Steve Seidel, Director of the Arts in Education Program at the Harvard Graduate School of Education

Reception to follow, free and open to the public.

Please see attached document for more details.

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Thursday, October 21, 2010 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
CGIS South, Belfer Case Study Room, S-030, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge
Contact: Enrique Marquez, enm753@mail.harvard.edu
Event Type: ARTS@DRCLAS, Lectures, Presentations, and Workshops
Country: Venezuela
Region: All Latin America, Andes
Event Location: DRCLAS Cambridge