22 November 2013
The last few weeks at Cultural Agents have been abuzz with workshops, talks, and other artist events. Ease into your weekend and escape the rain with some classical music that brings an inspiring story. Tonight, El Sistema performs at Sanders Theater.
“To play and to struggle: that came from our earliest experience when we had so many obstacles for undertaking the project, lack of spaces, instruments, financial resources,” he explains. “To play it’s a form of striving, so we can show the validity of the efforts we are committing ourselves to. The struggle is against the obstacles that present themselves. So there was always this double meaning within the kids, to be both artists and social fighters.”
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