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2017 New Year's concert

Gustavo Dudamel (conductor), Wiener Philharmoniker (performer)
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2017 New Year's concert

Gustavo Dudamel (conductor), Wiener Philharmoniker (performer)
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Title
2017 New Year's concert
Other title
2017 Neujahrskonzert
Conductor
Gustavo Dudamel
Performer
Wiener Philharmoniker
Publisher
Sony Classical, 2017
2 cd's
Recording date
Live 2017
Playing time
01:43:55
EAN
0889853761524
CDR
ABX1616

About Gustavo Dudamel

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Gustavo Adolfo Dudamel Ramírez (born 26 January 1981) is a Venezuelan conductor and violinist. He is the music director of the Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar and the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

Life and career

Early life

Dudamel was born in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, the son of a trombonist and a voice teacher. He studied music from an early age, becoming involved with El Sistema, the famous Venezuelan musical education program, and took up the violin at age ten. He soon began to study composition. He attended the Jacinto Lara Conservatory, where José Luis Jiménez was among his violin teachers. He then went on to work with José Francisco del Castillo at the Latin-American Violin Academy.

Dudamel began to study conducting in 1995, first with Rodolfo Saglimbeni, then later with José Antonio Abreu. In 1999, he was appointed music director of the Orques…Read more on Wikipedia