Students to perform for parents, communityWednesday, December 11 5:30 pm Gault Elementary School Auditorium 1320 Seabright Avenue, Santa Cruz Free Admission
The first and second graders of El Sistema Santa Cruz will entertain family, friends and classmates on December 11, 2013. They will perform vocal and instrumental pieces they have learned since mid-October, the second year of the program. The winter concert will highlight songs featuring light and bells.
Recently, researchers have followed students in a similar program in Los Angeles, showing the lifelong benefits of early music education. Programs like El Sistema Santa Cruz, providing intensive individual and group music instruction 4 days per week show the greatest impact. Learn more here.
El Sistema Santa Cruz is a program of the Santa Cruz Education Foundation, funded with grants from the Yahoo Employee Foundation, Community Foundation Santa Cruz County, Williamson Foundation and generous community donors.