Arts and Music

Some Kind of Spark

Follow students enrolled in a Juilliard music and mentoring program targeting students underrepresented in the performing arts. Admission is based on potential, willingness and desire to learn, love for music and a certain drive.

Some Kind of Spark

1h 26m

Follow inner-city kids from New York as they embark on a life-changing experience: the opportunity to study music in Juilliard’s Music Advancement Program, a Saturday outreach program for at-risk kids. Some Kind of Spark follows the students inside the classroom and at home, from practice rooms to stages.

Episodes

  • Some Kind of Spark: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Some Kind of Spark

    1h 26m

    Follow inner-city kids from New York as they embark on a life-changing experience: the opportunity to study music in Juilliard’s Music Advancement Program, a Saturday outreach program for at-risk kids. Some Kind of Spark follows the students inside the classroom and at home, from practice rooms to stages.

Extras + Features

  • Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Preview

    30s

    Follow students enrolled in a Juilliard music and mentoring program targeting students underrepresented in the performing arts. Admission is based on potential, willingness and desire to learn, love for music and a certain drive.

  • Pete’s First Lesson: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Pete’s First Lesson

    1m 39s

    Having just fled Haiti after the 2009 earthquake, Pete finds himself at Juilliard learning the flute.

  • End of Year Montage: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    End of Year Montage

    4m 4s

    After their first year of music education, the kids head into summer for a well-deserved break.

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