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Classical Notes: November 14, 2007 Archive

Dudamel Mambo

Posted at 7:45 AM on November 14, 2007 by John Birge

If you've not seen Gustavo Dudamel and the Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra in action, here they are at the BBC Proms last summer:

And here's a review of their new recording of Mahler's Fifth, from Classical Minnesota Public Radio's New Classical Tracks.

Takes a lickin', keeps on tickin'...

Posted at 8:07 AM on November 14, 2007 by John Birge

In case you can't get to this week's Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra performance of Gyorgy Ligeti's Poeme Symphonique for 100 metronomes.