Youth singers transform lives by teaching others

by Fundacion Sirenaica
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Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others
Youth singers transform lives by teaching others

Project Report | Jun 17, 2019
#TBT 2001

By Isabel Mejia | Director and Founder

English

Medellín, year 2001. Violence, inequality, insecurity, invisible barriers, despair, fear. This is the year in which Sirenaica arrives to the neighborhoods to harvest hope, joy, to look children into their eyes and listen to them, to discover singing talents  and invite them to form a choir. A choir? A chorus? What is a chorus? - they asked? Yes, a chorus.

Did you know that today Medellín has one of the largest choirs of children and young people in Colombia? It's happening in Medellín and it's transforming the city simultaneously...

 

 

Spanish

Medellín, año 2001. Violencia, desigualdad, inseguridad, barreras invisibles, desesperanza, miedo. Ese es el año en que Sirenaica llega a los barrios a sembrar esperanza, alegría, a mirar a los niños a los ojos y a escuchar a muchos para descubrir talentos para el canto y a invitarlos a formar un coro, ¿Un coro? ¿Un coro? ¿Qué es un coro' -  preguntaban. Sí, un coro...


¿Sabías que hoy Medellín cuenta con uno de los coros de niños y jóvenes más grandes de Colombia? Está sucediendo en Medellín y de paso la está transformando. Corre la voz...

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Fundacion Sirenaica

Location: Medellin, Antioquia - Colombia
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Twitter: @SirenaicaFund
Project Leader:
Isa Mejia
Medellin , Antioquia Colombia

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