Jose Antonio Abreu:
Jose Antonio Abreu: Niños Transformados por la música

TED2009 · 16:58 · Filmed Feb 2009
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Jose Antonio Abreu es el carismático fundador del sistema de orquestas juveniles que ha transformado la vida de miles de niños en Venezuela. Aquí, él comparte su maravillosa historia y revela un deseo que podría tener un gran impacto en los Estados Unidos y demas paises del mundo.

Jose Antonio Abreu founded El Sistema ("the system") in 1975 to help poor Venezuelan kids learn to play a musical instrument and be part of an orchestra. 30 years on, El Sistema has seeded 102 youth orchestras — and many happy lives. Full bio
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