El Sistema

El Sistema

Music to Change Life

DVD - 2009
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Venezuela has a unique system of music education, taking children from violent slums of Caracas and turns some of them into world-class musicians. Shows how Venezuelan visionary Jose Antonio Abreu has changed the lives of hundreds of thousands of children over the past three decades. Children from streets dominated by the gun battles of gang warfare are taken into music schools, given access to music, and taught how to build a better society.
Publisher: [London] : Euro Arts, c2009
Branch Call Number: DVD 780.71 ELS NVD
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in


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Apr 06, 2014

This DVD wil renew your faith in the human spirit and make you angry at the injustices of poverty. Sistema gives hope and meaning to an otherwise bleak childhood.

Although listed as Spanish language (which it is) is is nicely captioned in a variety of langues.

Este DVD es marveloso!

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