Dudamel at halftime!

LA Times reporter Mark Swed writes “…in this divided country of ours, one of the big divides is the phony distinction between pop culture and, for want of a better word, classical.”

 

 

Dudamel is conducting his Youth Orchestra Los Angeles (YOLA) tonight during the Super Bowl halftime show, a move that will hopefully help bridge the gap between “high” and “low art,” and that will shine a light on the need for more music education in this country. Read the article here.

 

 

“The only time when it’s probably ok to beat the conductor to the downbeat.”

 

“The only time when it’s probably ok to beat the conductor to the downbeat” – Stock Photos of Violinists