West Philadelphia Student Orchestral Program to be featured in Philadelphia … – University City Review


West Philadelphia Student Orchestral Program to be featured in Philadelphia ...
University City Review
Based on the successful El Sistema program of Venezuela, POP students are immersed in an intensive program for 3 hours daily – over 600 hours per student per year. In addition to learning an orchestral instrument, general music, composition, jazz and ...

Sociedad Filarmónica presenta al Bdb Piano Dúo de España – El Comercio (blog)


El Comercio (blog)

Sociedad Filarmónica presenta al Bdb Piano Dúo de España
El Comercio (blog)
Han ofrecido recitales en las principales ciudades del mundo y han tocado en calidad de solistas con la Orquesta Sinfónica de Bilbao, Sinfónica de León, Mannheim Kurpflaz Chamber Orchestra, Sinfónica de la Juventud Simón Bolívar, Filarmónica de la ...

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Gustavo Dudamel ofrecerá conciertos en Venezuela – El Universal (Venezuela)


El Universal (Venezuela)

Gustavo Dudamel ofrecerá conciertos en Venezuela
El Universal (Venezuela)
La música de Richard Wagner suponía un reto para el director larense Gustavo Dudamel. El venezolano está en el país para grabar un disco, junto a la Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar, con fragmentos sinfónicos de óperas de Wagner, bajo el sello ...
Dudamel dirigirá en Caracas fragmentos sinfónicos de las óperas de Wagner El Carabobeño

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Gustavo Dudamel Will Conduct His First Ever Complete Beethoven Symphonies … – Huffington Post


Gustavo Dudamel Will Conduct His First Ever Complete Beethoven Symphonies ...
Huffington Post
In fact, the special place Bogotá holds in Dudamel's heart stems in part from the fact that Colombia modeled its own, now five-year old and broadly successful youth orchestra program on the Venezuelan el sistema model from which Dudamel arose.

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Gustavo Dudamel will conduct his first ever complete Beethoven symphonies … – Huffington Post


Gustavo Dudamel will conduct his first ever complete Beethoven symphonies ...
Huffington Post
In fact, the special place Bogotá holds in Dudamel's heart stems in part from the fact that Colombia modeled its own, now five-year old and broadly successful youth orchestra program on the Venezuelan el sistema model from which Dudamel arose.

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Caracas escuchará la música de Wagner según Dudamel – El Universal (Venezuela)


El Universal (Venezuela)

Caracas escuchará la música de Wagner según Dudamel
El Universal (Venezuela)
La pluma de Richard Wagner suponía un reto para Gustavo Dudamel. Fue hace tan solo año y medio cuando el músico venezolano se enfrentó por primera vez a una ópera del compositor alemán, "Tannhäuser". Luego de conducir esta obra se preguntó: ...

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New soul of Shanghai – ecns


ecns

New soul of Shanghai
ecns
A concert hall is like an instrument for an orchestra, Gustavo Dudamel said after leading the debut performance at the new music hall of the Shanghai Symphony last month with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. It was the first foreign orchestra to ...

Natalia Vodianova’s Grand Tour of the Paris Opera Ballet with New Director … – Vogue.com


Natalia Vodianova's Grand Tour of the Paris Opera Ballet with New Director ...
Vogue.com
As the newly appointed director of the Paris Opera Ballet, he joins a wave of glamorous young innovators heading up legendary arts companies, from Gustavo Dudamel at the Los Angeles Philharmonic to Andris Nelsons at the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

José Antonio Abreu: any child can be a musician – El Universal


El Universal

José Antonio Abreu: any child can be a musician
El Universal
The founder of the Venezuelan System of Orchestras, José Antonio Abreu, an economist, does not believe in untalented children for music. His purpose, therefore, is to make every Venezuelan a musician and help vanquish fear, lift self-esteem and love ...

José Antonio Abreu: any child can be a musician – El Universal


El Universal

José Antonio Abreu: any child can be a musician
El Universal
The founder of the Venezuelan System of Orchestras, José Antonio Abreu, an economist, does not believe in untalented children for music. His purpose, therefore, is to make every Venezuelan a musician and help vanquish fear, lift self-esteem and love ...

[Weekender] Orchestras for all – The Korea Herald


The Korea Herald

[Weekender] Orchestras for all
The Korea Herald
Orchestras of Dream, a Korean adaption of the highly successful Venezuelan youth orchestra initiative El Sistema, started in 2010 as a nationwide project. The privately run Heart to Heart Orchestra, and others, aim to provide orchestral training to the ...

[Weekender] Changing lives through music – The Korea Herald


The Korea Herald

[Weekender] Changing lives through music
The Korea Herald
Nearly four decades ago, Venezuelan economist and musician Jose Antonio Abreu gathered 11 impoverished children in a parking garage in Caracas and started teaching them classical music. His notion was simple: free music education can lift the children ...

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[Weekender] Civic orchestras spread love of music – The Korea Herald


The Korea Herald

[Weekender] Civic orchestras spread love of music
The Korea Herald
“I hope Korea comes to have more orchestras like El Sistema that change many people's lives through music,” Kim noted. El Sistema is a music program in Venezuela hailed for bringing social transformation by inviting children from crime-ridden, poor ...

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Gustavo Dudamel dirigiert die Wiener Philharmoniker – Salzburger Festspiele … – musik heute


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Gustavo Dudamel dirigiert die Wiener Philharmoniker – Salzburger Festspiele ...
musik heute
Konzert (Österreich 2014, Erstausstrahlung) Das Konzerthighlight von den Salzburger Festspielen – zum 150. Geburtstag von Richard Strauss: Am Pult der Wiener Philharmoniker steht der venezolanische Stardirigent Gustavo Dudamel und leitet die ...

The VSO Presents Conducting Sensation Diego Matheuz, in his Vancouver Debut! – Wire Service Canada (press release)


Wire Service Canada (press release)

The VSO Presents Conducting Sensation Diego Matheuz, in his Vancouver Debut!
Wire Service Canada (press release)
Born in 1984, Matheuz began his violin studies in his hometown of Barquisimeto before moving to Caracas. Still based in Venezuela, his international debut as a conductor took place with the Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela on 14th March 2008 ...

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents ISLE OF THE DEAD, Featuring … – Broadway World


The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents ISLE OF THE DEAD, Featuring ...
Broadway World
In 2010, she became Sistema Scotland's official musical "Big Sister" for the Big Noise project - a music initiative partnered with Venezuela's El Sistema (Fundación Musical Simón Bolívar). As a board member and teacher, Benedetti embraces her position ...

RSO Announces New Executive Director – Wire Service Canada (press release)


RSO Announces New Executive Director
Wire Service Canada (press release)
In 2011, she initiated an innovative program called Sistema Winnipeg - an intensive, 5-day a week, after-school youth orchestra program based on the El Sistema model in Venezuela - for students living in neighbourhoods with the lowest socio-economic ...

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Ulster Orchestra in crisis talks with funders and culture minister – Classical Music


Ulster Orchestra in crisis talks with funders and culture minister
Classical Music
Rafael is a product of the well-known El Sistema programme in Venezuela and is a shining star across the arts world. Audiences numbers are up, our work in socially and economically deprived areas goes from strength to strength, and more and more young ...

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The American Symphony Orchestra Presents MARRIAGE ACTUALLY Tonight – Broadway World


The American Symphony Orchestra Presents MARRIAGE ACTUALLY Tonight
Broadway World
... Orchestra, and the Taipei Symphony. Last season's guest-conducting included the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl, and the Sinfónica Juvenil de Caracas in Venezuela and Japan, the first non-Venezuelan conductor invited by El Sistema ...

2014-15 Dudamel Fellows Conduct Los Angeles Philharmonic, Beginning Tonight – Broadway World


2014-15 Dudamel Fellows Conduct Los Angeles Philharmonic, Beginning Tonight
Broadway World
The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association has announced two conductors who will participate in the 2014/15 Dudamel Fellowship Program - Christian Kluxen and Gemma New. Music Director Gustavo Dudamel, together with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, ...