Stuart wants to take up the trumpet and learn the music for the Sonic the Hedgehog video games.
“We don’t have shoeless starving kids in Raploch but we do have kids who don’t have the same opportunities as other kids to go to ballet classes or music lessons because their parents can’t afford them.”
Susan Carragher, who is responsible for communities and culture at Stirling Council, travelled to Venezuela in May to see El Sistema at work. She was struck by the passion of the children. “We saw one student with a bandage on. She’d been shot but she didn’t want to miss a class.”
This video is unbelievable!