Gustavo Dudamel conducts his Inaugural Concert as Musical Director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra at the Disney Concert Hall! Dudamel, just twenty-eight years old, is acknowledged to be one of the most important conductors of his generation. At October 2009 he has conducted the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra at the Disney Concert Hall.
On the programme:
Symphony No 1 in D major ("Titan") and
the world premier of the latest work by Pulitzer Prize for Music winner
The Los Angeles Philharmonic is widely regarded as the most contemporary minded, forward thinking, talked about and innova- tive, venturesome and admired orchestra in America. Dudamel made his U.S. conducting debut with the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl on September 13, 2005. In April 2007, during a guest conducting engagement with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Dudamel was named the LAP's next music director as of the 2009-2010 season, succeeding Esa-Pekka Salonen.
Gustavo Dudamel's Inaugural Concert Sensation is also available on DVD.