Dudamel and LA Phil make Saint-Saens king – OCRegister


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Dudamel and LA Phil make Saint-Saens king
OCRegister
The bravura organist Cameron Carpenter served as soloist. Gustavo Dudamel was on the podium. The whole thing, minus “Hurricane Mama” and Carpenter's solo piece, travels to Orange County on Sunday afternoon for a performance in Segerstrom Concert ...
Hurricane Mama's impressive set of pipes Los Angeles Times

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Swinging through Venezuela with the VNote in Berkeley – Berkeleyside


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Swinging through Venezuela with the VNote in Berkeley
Berkeleyside
The Los Angeles Philharmonic's 2007 appointment of then 26-year-old Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel as music director brought international attention to El Sistema. Venezuela's musical bounty wasn't news in the Bay Area however, due to Rago's ...

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Quartet From South of the Border Delights – The Boston Musical Intelligencer


Quartet From South of the Border Delights
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
As the group's biography states, “Created from within the Fundación Musical Símon Bolívar, the Símon Bolívar String Quartet is composed of principal musicians of the Símon Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela. This ensemble arose from the need of ...

Swinging through Venezuela with the VNote in Berkeley – Berkeleyside


Swinging through Venezuela with the VNote in Berkeley
Berkeleyside
The Los Angeles Philharmonic's 2007 appointment of then 26-year-old Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel as music director brought international attention to El Sistema. Venezuela's musical bounty wasn't news in the Bay Area however, due to Rago's ...

Gustavo Dudamel on LA Phil’s new concert series and making classical music … – 89.3 KPCC


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Gustavo Dudamel on LA Phil's new concert series and making classical music ...
89.3 KPCC
Leading the performance is a gentleman celebrating his fifth birthday* with the Phil this year, conductor and music director Gustavo Dudamel. Friday's show also marks the debut of a new series titled "Inside the Music." The orchestra bills the series ...
Final Four: Boston, Detroit and Cincinnati Symphony Orchestras with Los ... Classicalite

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Stilian Kirov makes his Canadian debut with HPO – Hamilton Spectator


Stilian Kirov makes his Canadian debut with HPO
Hamilton Spectator
Because lickety-split, the 30-year-old Kirov will stand that assumption on its head by citing chieftains such as Andris Nelsons, the 35-year-old music director of the Boston Symphony, and Gustavo Dudamel, the flashy 33-year-old Venezuelan who fronts ...

A Flurry Of Premieres For American Orchestras – NPR (blog)


NPR (blog)

A Flurry Of Premieres For American Orchestras
NPR (blog)
The Los Angeles Philharmonic and music director Gustavo Dudamel are celebrating the tenth anniversary of the Walt Disney Concert Hall's organ. Tonight, they are premiering American composer Stephen Hartke's Fourth Symphony with organist Cameron ...

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A Flurry Of Premieres For American Orchestras – WUIS 91.9


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A Flurry Of Premieres For American Orchestras
WUIS 91.9
The Los Angeles Philharmonic and music director Gustavo Dudamel are celebrating the tenth anniversary of the Walt Disney Concert Hall's organ. Tonight, they are premiering American composer Stephen Hartke's Fourth Symphony with organist Cameron ...

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A Flurry Of Premieres For American Orchestras – WFDD


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A Flurry Of Premieres For American Orchestras
WFDD
The Los Angeles Philharmonic and music director Gustavo Dudamel are celebrating the tenth anniversary of the Walt Disney Concert Hall's organ. Tonight, they are premiering American composer Stephen Hartke's Fourth Symphony with organist Cameron ...

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A Flurry Of Premieres For American Orchestras – KUAR


KUAR

A Flurry Of Premieres For American Orchestras
KUAR
The Los Angeles Philharmonic and music director Gustavo Dudamel are celebrating the tenth anniversary of the Walt Disney Concert Hall's organ. Tonight, they are premiering American composer Stephen Hartke's Fourth Symphony with organist Cameron ...

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Simon Bolivar String Quartet makes its mark at Longy – Boston Globe


Boston Globe

Simon Bolivar String Quartet makes its mark at Longy
Boston Globe
CAMBRIDGE — Venezuela's El Sistema music-education program, and the Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra it spawned, has been a familiar and heartwarming success story for some years now. The orchestra, no longer so young, has been renamed the Simon ...

The other side of El Sistema: Music education, discipline, and profit – OUPblog (blog)


The other side of El Sistema: Music education, discipline, and profit
OUPblog (blog)
The Venezuelan youth orchestra scheme El Sistema is perhaps the world's most famous music education program today. It's lauded as .... Founder José Antonio Abreu has said: “As an educator, I was thinking more about discipline than about music.” Gustavo ...

Israelisches Musikprojekt für Kinder: Hören und gehört werden – Neue Zürcher Zeitung


Neue Zürcher Zeitung

Israelisches Musikprojekt für Kinder: Hören und gehört werden
Neue Zürcher Zeitung
... kleinen Proberaum im Tel Aviver Mann Auditorium, dem kürzlich renovierten und jetzt wieder in frischem Glanz erstrahlenden Konzertgebäude, in dem Maestro Zubin Mehta mit seinem Israel Philharmonic Orchestra soeben feierlich die neue Saison eröffnet ...

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Disney Hall’s Mighty Organ Turns 10 – LA Downtown News Online


LA Downtown News Online

Disney Hall's Mighty Organ Turns 10
LA Downtown News Online
20-22, Music Director Gustavo Dudamel conducts the Phil through organ-centric pieces including Camille Saint-Saëns' “Symphony No. 3, 'Organ.'” Organist Cameron Carpenter, who is about the closest thing to a rock star of the organ world, and Phil ...

Save the Ulster Orchestra! – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Save the Ulster Orchestra!
Telegraph.co.uk
In an eye-catching move, the orchestra recently appointed an alumnus of the Venezuelan El Sistema, Rafael Payare, as the new Chief Conductor. In response, the Arts Council of Northern Ireland increased its grant handsomely, from £1.34 million in 2002 ...

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La doble vida de Gustavo Dudamel – Noticiero Digital


La doble vida de Gustavo Dudamel
Noticiero Digital
Difiero de Gustavo Dudamel. En estos momentos y en todo momento lo más importante es estar al lado de la libertad y de la democracia y en contra de quienes desean suprimirlas. No es posible guardar silencio frente al abuso de poder en el nombre de la ...

Morgondagens stjärnor på Konserthuset – Göteborgs-Posten


Morgondagens stjärnor på Konserthuset
Göteborgs-Posten
På plats var också El Sistemas grundare, den 75-årige, tidigare Polarprisvinnaren José Antonio Abreu, oftast bara kallad Maestro. Abreus närmsta medarbetare, Eduardo Mendez, berättar att El Sistema de senaste åren vuxit explosionsartat, både i ...

Taking flight with Cameron Carpenter – OCRegister


OCRegister

Taking flight with Cameron Carpenter
OCRegister
This week may be the last chance in a while for listeners to hear Carpenter perform on the pipe organs in Walt Disney Concert Hall and Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, where he will appear in an organ-centric program with Gustavo Dudamel and ...

T0W3RS, the Chad Eby Quartet, Conductor Christopher James Lees, and … – WFDD


WFDD

T0W3RS, the Chad Eby Quartet, Conductor Christopher James Lees, and ...
WFDD
Conductor Gustavo Dudamel is the 21st century version of Leonard Bernstein—the 33 year old Venezuelan LA Phil Music Director truly is all that and a bag of chips. Anyhoo, Gustavo loves Christopher James Lees' conducting work, and so will you. He's now ...

Organist Cameron Carpenter, L.A Philharmonic to celebrate Walt Disney … – The Daily Breeze


Organist Cameron Carpenter, L.A Philharmonic to celebrate Walt Disney ...
The Daily Breeze
The program Thursday through Saturday at Disney Hall, to be conducted by Gustavo Dudamel, will repeat at a Nov. 23 matinee at Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa, after which Carpenter will scurry back up the freeway to be one of eight organists ...