Documentary follows teens learning to play their cultural insturments

For Immediate Release

July 26th, 2013

RISE AND DREAM follows the story of 13 teenagers who accept a challenge to learn their own cultural instruments to perform on the biggest stage of their lives, with the mentorship of Kansas City musician, Barclay Martin . This appealing documentary takes the viewer through the rigor of their rehearsals, and into the homes and hearts of this most unlikely student band. Despite the uncertainties of their daily life, the students show extraordinary resilience as the concert blooms into a celebration and becomes a reminder of the power of dreams in us all. Filmmakers in attendance. Barclay Martin will performance to follow film.

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