TEDxIBYork - York Flute Choir
One of the York School's award-winning ensembles is its Flute Choir, a group of nine talented musicians from grades 9 through 12.The York School's music program is a vibrant part of its well-rounded International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum, which combines a strong program of arts, academics and athletics from JK through grade 12.The Flute Choir has performed to rave reviews in the school and in the community, and has won the Gold Award at the Kiwanis Music Festival of Greater Toronto and the Silver Award at the Ontario Band Association Chamber Festival.One of the goals of The York School's music program is to foster a life-long love of music. It truly lives up to the school's motto, "Experience Teaches", because Johann Sebastian Bach never sounded so good!About TEDxIn the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx.TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. Our event is call TEDxGeneva, where x=independently organized TED event. At our TEDxGeneva event, TEDTalks video and live speakers will combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group.The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events, including ours, are self-organized.