Meet and Greet with “El Sistema Greece”

june, 2019

20jun1:05 pm1:20 pmMeet and Greet with "El Sistema Greece"1:05 pm - 1:20 pm Innovathens Samsung Lab (2nd floor)Category:Music innovation HubType:MEET & GREET

Event Details

Social inclusion through music? El Sistema Greece is a community music project that provides free music education to children and young people in Greece. All children—no matter their origin, nationality, or religion—are not only inspired to strive for a better future, but thanks to music, they are given a platform for dialogue and togetherness across diverse communities.

Time

(Thursday) 1:05 pm - 1:20 pm

Location

Innovathens Samsung Lab (2nd floor)

Pireos 100, Athina 118 54

Organizer

AMW & JUMP European Music Market Accelerator

Speakers for this event

  • Angeliki Georgokosta (GR)

    Angeliki Georgokosta (GR)

    Choir and Hospitality Manager of El Sistema Greece (ESG)

    Angeliki is the Choir and Hospitality Manager of El Sistema Greece (ESG) - a nonprofit organization which is offering 45 hours of free music education to over 250 students in 5 different locations in Athens on a weekly basis. The students of El Sistema Greece, form orchestras and choirs which have performed amongst others at Eleonas and Skaramagas Refugee Camps, Odeon of Herodes Atticus for the Hellenic Festival and made regular appearances at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC). Prior to joining the ESG team, Angeliki developed Off The Grid - an initiative funded by the Robert Bosch Foundation, aimed at the development of local, early stage musicians and bands. She has also been an Αdministrator at Nozstock (UK) festival 2015 & 2016 and has worked at organizations such as Salzburg Global Seminar (AU) and Bios (GR). She is an MA Creative Producing graduate from the Central School of Speech and Drama (UK) and she holds a Theatre Studies degree from the University of Patras. Since 2017, she is a founding member of the cultural manager’s network in Greece, Culture for Change (C4C).

    URL https://www.elsistema.gr/

    Choir and Hospitality Manager of El Sistema Greece (ESG)

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