New blog post: Writing El Sistema’s history. A response to recent press articles by Osvaldo Burgos and Marshall Marcus.
See also several recent publications:
Big Noise in Raploch? Published in the Scottish Review.
The IDB reports on El Sistema: New perspectives on the history and historiography of Venezuela’s National System of Youth and Children’s Orchestras. Published in Epistemus (in Spanish).
Too little, too late: Venezuelans respond to Gustavo Dudamel. Published in VAN magazine.
A complete archive of my English posts is now available at El Sistema blog.
The Spanish posts are archived at El Sistema blog en español.
I have closed my other website, tocarypensar.com. Future posts will only be available here on geoffbakermusic.wordpress.com.