Gustavo Dudamel / SBYOV Shostakovich Symphony 10 II. Allegro Between 8-20 million Russians died during Stalin's regime and those who didn't lived in constant fear, including Shostakovich. He was publicly denounced & his music banned. Friends & colleagues disappeared, many forever. This movement is "a musical portrait of Stalin." Dudamel ("The Dude") conducts the Venezuelan Youth Orchestra.
Gustavo Dudamel, born in Venezuela in 1981. He began to win a number of conducting competitions, including the Gustav Mahler Conducting Prize in Germany in 2004. His reputation began to spread, and he was noticed by conductors such as Simon Rattle. Today he is the director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic orchestra.
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Gustavo Dudamel's affection for Lang Lang is the best! "8:55 p.m. [Piano soloist] Lang Lang is my good friend, and I love him. He’s full of energy and he’s a very sparkling man. I love to work with him because he listens to the orchestra." || Life in Pictures: Gustavo Dudamel -- Vulture