Our Mission

El Sistema Colorado is a visionary movement that transforms the lives of children through music; a new model for social change. Our mission is to empower children by providing an intensive music program that teaches the importance of teamwork, promotes self-confidence, and instills the value of social responsibility. Read more about Our Program

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From a parking garage in Caracas, Venezuela, to Denver’s famous Red Rocks Amphitheatre, the El Sistema movement has been changing the lives of children across the world for decades. Here in Colorado, getting involved is as simple as reaching for your mobile phone. Text “Violin” to 501501 to make a $10 donation to El Sistema Colorado.

El Sistema: Caracas to Colorado

Latest News

New Lead Teaching Artist Joins El Sistema Colorado

Megan Moran is joining the El Sistema Colorado team as the Lead Teaching Artist at Garden Place Elementary.

First Notes of the New Year!

More than 600 students start music classes.

Rocky Ridge Music Camp

Students graduate from Rocky Ridge Music Camp

Star Wars theme highlights last summer concert

Fun and music highlight El Sistema summer program

Our Major Supporters

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