Conductor Sonia Marie De Leon De Vega leads the community-focused orchestra Conductor Sonia Marie De Leon De Vega leads the community-focused orchestra Photo courtesy Santa Cecilia Orchestra
NALAC Fund for the Arts Organization Grant | $10,000 | Music | Los Angeles, CA

 

Operating Support

Santa Cecilia Orchestra

 

To support core operating activities that will allow Santa Cecilia Orchestra to continue and expand its efforts to make music more accessible to Los Angeles, and particularly to Latinos who live in economically disadvantaged neighborhoods. Those activities include a concert and chamber music series, a pre-concert family program and a celebrated education program for elementary, middle and high schools that features classroom visits by musicians and a String Program as well as a mentorship program for older students. The education program serves approximately 14,000 Latino students annually and the free concerts attract 2,000 people, 90% of whom are Latino.

 

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