Program of National Movement for Communal Music Groups

National System for Music Promotion of CONACULTA
Key objectives of the measure:

The program gives development opportunities for boys, girls and teenagers, so that they could discover their hidden musical skills, thanks to an academic program that would allow professional formation in children and teenagers.

Scope of the measure:
Nature of the measure:
Main feature of the measure:

The afore mentioned project boosted a partnership of government agencies, non‐profit organizations and private corporations from several states in the Mexican Republic.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

It is expected to work in the following areas of training:

  • Detection of talents
  • Training, through classroom workshops and a virtual platform
  • Connectivity, through exchanges of teachers, principals and members
Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

The information about budget, is not available

Main conclusions of the evaluation of the measure:

For the years 2013‐2015, the program was able to successfully form 132 communal music groups in 78 cities, from 22 states of the Mexican Republic, and 430 professors and 7,800 children and teenagers of up to 17 years old were involved.

Furthermore, 1,931 music instruments and 1,170 music stands were delivered.

Indicators used to determine impact:
Total number of musical groups.
Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)