“When I lived in Gracias Lempira, at an early age, I was in the band and ran the trumpet, but what really more encouraged I was involved with my teammates, like I did in the Military High School North in San Pedro Sula because with that brotherhood is built, “he recalled with joy the president.
He added that since his work in politics you requested collaboration to fix schools, community projects and tools for martial and military bands, which motivated him to help bands, to see grandparents, parents and siblings to participate in musical skills at halftime of every football game.
DEMONSTRATION OF CITIZENSHIP
The president also contributed to the participation of each school bands in different regions of the country, civic values is anchored in citizenship.
“Since assuming he had the concern to encourage the battles of the bands, which were held for the first time in 2014 with the participation of 15,000 students from 70 bands,” he said.
He recalled that on September 15 last, in commemorating the 193 anniversary of Independence Patria, participated and witnessed for 12 hours, the parade, choirs, choreographic groups and bands.
“I did not feel the time, but the excitement and enjoyment that on September 15, with a full stadium, as a sign of good citizenship within and outside the capital colossus” admitted the Ruler.
He also noted that one of the legacies you want to leave is support for all bands in public schools, as well as music teachers.
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MUSICIANS
In this regard, the Chief Executive announced that award scholarships to students who demonstrate greatest musical talents in the bands of each school in the country, while reported Holy Week 2015 will be animated in various tourist areas, musical ensembles, to make it a fun and family time.
He also said that each school bands will participate actively enlivening the President Cup, which takes place currently in its second phase with the presence of 32 teams, after being eliminated in the first round equal number of clubs.
On the other hand, explained that the fairs in the municipalities will be acuerpadas on the wings of each institute. “We are seeking the changes den for recreation of children and youth,” he said.
DELIVERY OF INSTRUMENTS
To do this, he said that the delivery of instruments will be made from today at 4 pm every school in Democracy Square Presidential House as an act of transparency.
Similarly, he noted that the bands competition in 2015 will be massively across the country and added that teachers and bandleader will have their economic incentive for the contribution to culture, art and prevention.
Hernandez said that in the Recreovías the participation of the bands, to the delight of families attending the space of fun and community sharing will also be promoted.
He added that in less than two years 40 mega parks will be built in places like Tegucigalpa, San Pedro Sula, El Paraiso, Lepaera, Lempira and each department head.
“I ask you to invite me time bands meetings to attend, because I do not want to miss this show. You are the protagonists of these great changes the country is undergoing,” the head of the Honduran State.,
The activity promoted by President Juan Orlando Hernández, in order to promote national identity and promoting the culture of peace through the Office of Prevention, Peace and Coexistence was held within the framework of the commemoration of Sept. 15 , the “Festival of Bands for a Better Life”.
The festival was held with social trust funds Rate of Population Security, and was attended by 15,000 students from 70 bands from schools last September 5 in three municipalities:
Central District, with the participation of 20 bands, an event held at Plaza Democracy Presidential House.
San Pedro Sula, 35 institutes participated in the Olympic Gymnasium facilities.
La Ceiba, also 15 institutes participated in the gym Simon Azcona.
1-Hannibal Rhodes, the deputy director of the Technical Institute Alejandro Flores and director of the band Paradise: “One of the characteristic of his Government’s support for the arts, culture and sport, with the delivery of musical instruments, promoting recreovías and the President Cup “.
Within the event, the band director of that school, presented a scroll and a gift of fruits and crops Paradise, the President Hernandez.
2-Reinaldo Sanchez, Minister of the Presidency and Coordinator of the Office of Prevention, Peace and Coexistence: “The delivery of instruments will be made simultaneously in Tegucigalpa, San Pedro Sula and La Ceiba, and is the first stage of this initiative will come throughout the country, to encourage musical culture, healthy living, as the seed of the new Honduras “.
-The Government awarded simultaneously with the 70 bands, with the delivery of instruments manner, valued at 50,000 lempiras