Did you see the proms on Sunday 19 August 2007? If not, you missed a treat. This was truly inspirational. Gustavo Dudamel conducts the Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela. Here are some reviews on the BBC website. Here are some YouTube extracts:
Shostakovich - Symphony Nº 10 2nd movement
The interval discussion
Interview with Gustavo Dudamel
Moncayo - "Huapango"
Márquez - Danzón Nº 2
Bernstein Symphonic Dances (West Side Story) Part I
Bernstein Symphonic Dances (West Side Story) Part II
Bernstein - Symphonic Dances (West Side Story) Part III
Encores in Venezuelan colours
Social creature comforts.
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