Sistema England is a charity, founded by Julian Lloyd Webber, that seeks to transform the lives of children, young people and their communities through the power of music making, as part of the international El Sistema movement.

Sistema England currently supports The Nucleo ProjectSistema in Norwich and In Harmony, all of which are Sistema-inspired programmes that use music to bring positive change to the lives of children across England, delivering benefits to the wider community. The charity promotes, fundraises and creates opportunities for the development and expansion of these programmes. The charity also serves as a liaison between these programmes and El Sistema in Venezuela.

In this section you will find our mission, vision and objectives, as well as a brief history of the work inspired by El Sistema in England.

You can also read answers to frequently asked questions , and a brief description of how Sistema-inspired programmes work

We've incuded a list of values and principles that El Sistema and the Sistema-inspired programmes.  You can also read about the membership criteria that must be followed by any organisation that wishes to be an associate member of the In Harmony Sistema England charity.

And you can also find information about the El Sistema programme in Venezuela.

Board of Trustees
Julian Lloyd Webber, Chairman 
Richard Hallam MBE, Trustee
Nina Kaye, Trustee
Marshall Marcus, Trustee
Melanie StoutzkerTrustee

Reynaldo Trombetta, Director of Communications 

Sistema England is a member of the Cultural Learning Alliance, a collective of committed individuals and organisations working to ensure that all children and young people have meaningful access to culture.


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