A night between brave

A night between brave

On the night of March 10, Sjöströmsalen, in Artisten met on the same stage with some brave musicians from two orchestras who shared a music stand to perform a traditional Afghan piece Bia ki beram ma Mazar, with arrangements by Kai Benjamin Jack. Musicians, most of Afghanistan, who raised the sound of their instruments against the barbarism that has lashed out against them. This historic event in Gothenburg occurred thanks to the visit of the Zohra Orchestra, the first women’s…

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Three students lead the Dream Orchestra Lövgärdet

Three students lead the Dream Orchestra Lövgärdet

They are Paulina (cello), Aseel (viola) and Timor (violin), the leaders of the new orchestra are added to our musical program: Dream Orchestra Lövgärdet. Every Thursday, at 18:00, they meet at Rosa Huset i Lövgärdet to give strings classes to more than 15 childrens and youngs, between 7 and 18 years old, who started last December to study music. Trained within the Dream Orchestra Young Leaders, this trio begins to lead a program based on the methodology of integration through…

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Our teachers travel to Venezuela

Our teachers travel to Venezuela

Our director Ron Davis Alvarez and our teacher Misuzu Cassergård travel to Venezuela during the month of February as part of an educational feedback between El Sistema Venezuela, El Sistema Sweden and the Dream Orchestra. Ron will be touring the so-called country of orchestras and choirs offering workshops on motivation, international work, empowerment of new leaders and educational techniques with teachers and students in different schools of El Sistema located in Caracas, Miranda, San Juan de Los Morros and Puerto…

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Zohra and Dream Orchestra: together they show the power of music

Zohra and Dream Orchestra: together they show the power of music

The first orchestra for women in Afghanistan, Zohra, created by the Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM) and Dr. Ahmad Sarmast, winners of the Polar Music Prize 2018, is presented for the first time in Gothenburg on March 10, at 18:00. The orchestra, integrated by 25 women, helped to bring back the rich Afghan musical heritage after it was banned by the Taliban between 1996 and 2001. They will share experience and stage in Gothenburg with the Dream Orchestra, integrated…

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Dream Orchestra at Christmas

Dream Orchestra at Christmas

We want to invite you to celebrate with us our last concert this 2018. On stage will be the Dream Orchestra and Young Leaders Program. We will have a very varied repertoire to celebrate the opportunity to meet again to applaud the work of all our dreamers. Time: 6:30 pm Place: Betlehemskyrkan. Erik Dahlbergsgatan 11B, 411 26 Göteborg. Free entrance.

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Students of the Dream Orchestra supports Solorkester by El Sistema Sweden

Students of the Dream Orchestra supports Solorkester by El Sistema Sweden

As assistant teachers, Aseel (viola) and Mohsen (cello), first members of the Dream Orchestra, support the teaching of Solorkester by El Sistema Sweden, an orchestra that started its activities in October this year to give free musical access to children with special needs. With the guidance of teacher Christel Weiner, from the music school of Partille, Aseel and Mohsen support the musical approach of violin and cello to five children every Monday in the Academy of Music and Drama in…

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We need volunteers!

We need volunteers!

Every week new students join the Dream Orchestra. All with the same desire to learn a new instrument and, in addition, to become multipliers of the message of social transformation through tolerance and respect for the differences of the other. Each of our students have different needs. Some of them are more important than others: some need support to find where to live; others need instruments; others need be part of a community in which they feel safe. The Dream…

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The Dream Orchestra inspires students and teachers in Gävle

The Dream Orchestra inspires students and teachers in Gävle

Ten students and two teachers of the Dream Orchestra in Gothenburg were in Gävle inspiring the musical dreams of 30 students who forms the Dream Orchestra Gävle, which was created in September 2018,  thanks to the initiative of four teachers of El Sistema Gävle and the support of five volunteers. Coming from Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Somalia, Senegal, Nigeria, Colombia and El Salvador, these students also begin to dream of transforming the societies in which we live…

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Two years of fulfilling dreams

Two years of fulfilling dreams

We started with 13 dreamers. Today, two years later, there are more than 60 children and young people who, without having musical knowledge, decided to learn an instrument to be part of a great dream: to be an example of social integration and transformation of society through respect and tolerance towards our differences. That is the Dream Orchestra. We want to invite you to celebrate our anniversary so that you can witness how dreams are fulfilled when working as a…

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