The 7th Sesc International Music Festival will act over two main fronts:
– Pedagogic: guided to music students and professionals.
– Sociocultural: diverse schedule of concerts and spectacles free for the community.

In the pedagogic axes the Festival offers instruments and lyrical singing classes, practice of chamber music, orchestra practice, practice of symphonic band and workshop of choro music. In the sociocultural axis, there will be recitals performed by professors, student recitals, chamber music recitals and wide range of spectacles as activities.

The Festival will provide seats to full and partial scholarship students, besides seats for students of partner institutions – UFPEL, OSPA, UNISINOS and social projects.

The full scholarship students will receive food and accommodation;
The partial scholarship students will receive food.

The execution of the Festival is of Sistema Fecomércio-RS / Sesc and has the institutional support of Prefeitura Municipal de Pelotas – RS and cultural support of Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Universidade Católica de Pelotas, Faculdade Senac, Bibliotheca Pública Pelotense, Unisinos, Ospa and Expresso Embaixador.

Word of Director

Word of Director

The city of Pelotas back to stage one of the biggest festivals in Latin America. The seventh edition of the Festival Internacional Sesc de Música is scheduled to take place from 16 to 27 January 2017, again bringing together students, concert music teachers and lovers.

For Sistema Fecomércio-RS/Sesc, deliver this new edition reinforces the important training work that has been done over the last few years. Work that it takes more culture to the people in every corner of the city and allows the exchange of experience between professionals from different countries and students, that each year they see the Festival as a benchmark of quality in the area. And so the Festival follows firmly maintaining its educational and socio-cultural proposal.

For 2017, the event is structured to receive the community and promote social well-being through various free performances, which take place in the theater, on the street, in the far neighborhood, the beach, and where most music is welcome.

The Festival is of all and for all. So agucem your ears and will embrace all the beauty and excitement that the 7th Festival Internacional Sesc de Música brings Pelotas!

Luiz Carlos Bohn
Sistema Fecomércio-RS/Sesc/Senac President

Luiz Tadeu Piva
Sesc/RS Regional Director