It’s a bit chaotic in the band room of the Guillermo Tomas music school, on the outskirts of Havana, where scores of young players tune up their instruments, ready to learn some new music. Troy Andrews, aka Trombone Shorty, the busy New Orleans musician, is sitting on the front row to take in the performance.
Educational Solidarity Tour to Cuba with CUBA SI —
Spaces still available for March travel: this educational program centers solidarity and promotes practices of decolonization and anti-imperialism. The program is rooted in values of anti-racism, queer and trans positivity, and economic social justice.
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Why Children In Cuba Get The Best Musical Education In The World
American schools require no more than 45 minutes of music education a week, and most of that is just fumbling with plastic recorders. If you look 90 miles south, you’ll find a country that treats their music department the way Texas treats youth football.
National School of Public Health of Cuba and University of Minnesota sign Memorandum of Understanding
University of Minnesota and the National School of Public Health of Cuba (ENSAP) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Tuesday with the aim of strengthening their academic and research ties,