47. The Next Generation: The Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra and El Sistema
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Moments that rocked the classical music world
47. 47. The Next Generation: The Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra and El Sistema
Without doubt one of the most exciting things to come out of the classical music world in recent years is the wild hair of conductor Gustavo Dudamel. But his origins are far more humble than the glitz of his international conducting lifestyle - El Sistema, which encourages real social change through music.