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Big News from El Sistema Greece
On July 5, the young musicians of the El Sistema Greece Youth Orchestra and Youth Choir will take the historic stage of the Herodion, tucked just under the Parthenon in Athens. Alongside Blend Mishkin and his reggae-soul band and other musicians, they will perform world-famous melodies at the Athens Epidaurus Festival, celebrating the songs that have most greatly impacted the modern music scene. After a year and a half without live performances, they can’t wait.
Also, congratulations to El Sistema Greece; among 124 applications from 27 countries, the program has been shortlisted among the 5 final programs nominated for the Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB) Award for Social Cohesion. The Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB) launched an annual competition to acknowledge and reward remarkable contributions to social cohesion.