Burncoat UNITES Registration

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Registration for the Burncoat UNITES (Unifying New Instrumentalists Through El Sistema) after school program is now open to all WPS student instrumentalists in grades 4-9.

WHERE?

Burncoat Middle School
135 Burncoat Street, Worcester

WHEN?

Wednesdays and Thursdays
OCTOBER 12- March 30
2-5 PM

The program starts at 2pm. Students may arrive anytime between 2PM and 3:30PM.

WHAT?

Sectionals; lessons; orchestra; homework time; snack, master classes in jazz, folk music, music theory and more.

EL SISTEMA IS:

Through rigorous and challenging musical and behavioral expectations, access to quality instruction and repertoire, and an environment of responsibility and collaboration students develop a new awareness of their own potential and their responsibility to their community to effect social change.

WHAT ARE THE GOALS OF UNITES?

  • BE A BETTER CITIZEN
  • Take Initiative.
  • Be Responsible.
  • Work together to solve problems.
  • Be a positive role model for others.
  • BE AN EXPRESSIVE ARTIST
  • Challenge yourself musically and expressively.
  • Learn to communicate through music. Perform masterworks with passion and expertise.
  • BE A THOUGHTFUL SCHOLAR
  • Develop consistent study habits. Learn to communicate more effectively with peers, adults and the community.
  • Share your own knowledge with others.

QUESTIONS?

Call Anthony or Alicia at 508-799-3657

Space is limited. Send in your registration by October 3. Please email your registration to Burncoatunites@gmail.com, or mail to Mr. King at Burncoat Middle School, 135 Burncoat Street, Worcester, MA 01605