leaving for Venezuela, we were reminded that this experience is one of the few
moments in our lives where we preemptively know that this journey will change
us. Often times, we realize significant moments in retrospect and don’t have
the opportunity to prepare. Yet even after months of preparation and
inquiry I was still completely blown away by my initial encounters with el Sistema. Intention
creates reality and here in Venezuela the intention of creating social programs
through music is meticulous. I began to realize this on day one.
Continue reading about my Venezuela experience on my personal blog.
Sistema Fellow '13