… the orchestra meets three times a week in Betlehem Church for rehearsals and social activities. Sometimes the members celebrate someone’s birthday, and sometimes they go to camp. Often they give concerts around Gothenburg or other places in Sweden. The Dream Orchestra members play all sorts of string and wind instruments. They also sing, practice Swedish and learn how to help each other.
The Dream Orchestra is an example of the El Sistema movement that exists in 70 countries around the world. A music education that teaches children and young people not only to interact musically but also socially. With the music as a tool, the orchestra create hope for a better life, new goals and dreams. Dream Orchestra is a role model for El Sistema Sweden.
… the association support the members not only with the music education, instruments, new strings, t-shirts and similar purchases. The association also collaborates with other organizations like El Sistema Sweden, Agape, Rescue Mission and Bethlehem Church. In this way, the association also helps the young people with roof over their heads, legal advice and contact with government, healthcare and more.