On Friday, October 30, UCMP celebrated it’s annual fundraiser, this year’s ball was a masquerade event, in celebration of Halloween. The night had many activities, including a special performance by UCMP’s orchestra, followed by a celebration filled with music, laughter, inspiration and o’dourves. See some of the photos form the night below.
The Concert to Benefit El Sistema-Inspired Youth Orchestras in New York, New Jersey, and New Orleans
On Saturday, June 28, 2014, The Union city Music Project will be part of a concert at the United Palace of Cultural Arts in Washington Heights, New York. 5:30pm doors open 6:30pm youth orchestra 7:00pm intermission 7:30pm professional orchestra Online tickets: $25-$75; VIP tickets with reception: $250; FREE for children under 18 Balcony tickets on read more
On Saturday June 7th, UCMP students performed with 4 other El Sistema Programs at NJPAC. This was the first time all NJ nucleos came together for a joint performance. They all did an amazing job and we are all looking forward to many other similar opportunities for our children. El Sistema continues to grow in read more
Hard work and dedication always pay off. On May 9th, our students had their Spring showcase at the UC High School theater. They performed as a chorus, in percussion, cello, clarinet and flute ensembles and as an orchestra. It is truly remarkable to see them in action. UCMP is so fortunate to have a team read more
On March 30th, UCMP and the UCHS Jazz Ensemble had a joint performance with Face the Music Ensemble at the UCHS Theater in Union City. This was the first time our students had the opportunity to share the stage with musicians from our local high school as well as students from the Kaufman Music Center’s read more
Here are the pictures from our students’ performance at El Museo del Barrio! It was truly remarkable to see them share the stage with students from Corona Youth Music Project, UpBeat NYC, and WHIN Music Project. Over 120 young children from the Bronx, Queens and Washington Heights singing together and shining in NYC! What a wonderful read more
UCMP students performed at the NY/NJ Port Authority Bus Terminal on Thursday October 24th as part of the The Fashion Center’s 10th Annual Arts Festival. A big thanks to Mr Myron Johnson, Operations Supervisor of the PABT and Jerry Scupp, Executive Director of the Fashion Center for this great opportunity.
On Monday, June 3rd, UCMP students and parents were treated to a very special performance by the group “Jeunes Virtuoses de New York” (JVNY) at the Eugenio Maria de Hostos Early Childhood Center. This event was part of UCMP’s Visiting Artist Program where professional musicians and artists of any genre come to our program to read more