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10/29/18: Oakland Press – ‘I feel proud’: Accent Pontiac music education serves hundreds of elementary students, fundraiser upcoming

8/1/18: The Ensemble – News Notes

7/6/18: El Sistema USA – El Sistema USA Invests $1 Million in Music Education Programming

6/2/18: The World Ensemble – The Americas Take on Collaborative Composition: A Right Answer to the Hard Questions

4/17/18: Oakland Press – From beatboxing to swing dancing, Pontiac Arts & Culture Crawl looks to ignite downtown festival scene

2/26/17: The Ensemble – Accent Pontiac

1/27/17: Bloomfield Hills Schools – PREP Students Participate in Community Service Project

11/11/16: Oakland Press – Pontiac elementary school students perform in bucket band

10/14/16: Oakland Press – Buckets and Trumpets: New music program coming to one Pontiac school

 

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Accent Pontiac, an El Sistema-inspired program, uses music as a vehicle for social change at Walt Whitman Elementary School in Pontiac, Michigan. Learn more about Accent Pontiac's second year of programming and our goals for the future!

 

 

Accent Pontiac, an El Sistema-inspired program, uses music as a vehicle for social change at Whitman Elementary School in Pontiac, Michigan. Learn more about Accent Pontiac and watch the students in action in this introductory video.

 

 

Accent Pontiac students had their debut performance at Kirk in the Hills at the Let the Music Begin auction on May 6, 2017. Watch the highlights of their performance, including pieces by the Accent Pontiac brass band and bucket band.

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