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Conductor Gustavo Dudamel

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 14 March 2013

With John Wilson.

Gustavo Dudamel, the young Venezuelan conductor of the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra, has become one of the most high-profile classical musicians in the world. He returns to the UK this week as Musical Director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, to perform a series of concerts. Dudamel discusses the residency and his work advocating music as a way to enrich children's lives.

Producer Jerome Weatherald.

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