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Los Angeles Philharmonic

03/27/13 through 03/28/13

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Avery Fisher Hall, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza Map

212-721-6500

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27-03-2013 12:00:00 28-03-2013 12:00:00 America/New_York Los Angeles Philharmonic The impassioned and fiery conductor Gustavo Dudamel leads the Los Angeles Philharmonic in the New York premiere of John Adams's most recent work, directed by his frequent collaborator, Peter Sellars, (3/27) and in Stravinsky's beloved ballet The Firebird (3/28). http://www.cityguideny.com/eventinfo.cfm?id=129701 Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

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For the last few years, the hottest name in conducting has been Gustavo Dudamel, whose meteoric rise has made him a star attraction on three continents. Music director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic since 2009, when he succeeded Esa-Pekka Salonen, the dynamic young Venezuelan brings his orchestra to Avery Fisher Hall for two nights as part of Lincoln Center’s “Great Performers” series. The opening program will give New York its first look at the latest oratorio from the brilliant American composer John Adams, The Gospel According to the Other Mary. Noted opera director Peter Sellers provides the staging. The orchestra’s second program is a more predictable evening of Vivier, Debussy, and Stravinsky, again with Dudamel on the podium. - Sylviane Gold

Venue Description: The world's leading performing arts center and home to the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, the Film Society of Lincoln Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Juilliard School, Lincoln Center Theater, the Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, New York City Opera, New York Philharmonic, the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, and the School of American Ballet.

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