30 April 2010
Gustavo Dudamel’s campus residency at MIT
Earlier this month, Gustavo Dudamel led a campus residency at the prestigious American research university MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts. As part of his residency, which was a result of his being named the recipient of the 2010 Eugene McDermott Award in the Arts at MIT, Dudamel conducted the MIT Symphony Orchestra in an open rehearsal and participated in a panel discussion onmusical education and its social implications with MIT professors John Harbison and Tod Machover and journalist Maria Hinojosa, who moderated the conversation.
Watch the complete panel discussion with Gustavo Dudamel, John Harbison, Tod Machover, and Maria Hinojosa
Read one MIT Symphony Orchestra member’s account of the open rehearsal with Gustavo Dudamel
View a photo slideshow from Dudamel’s campus residency
Watch Dudamel conduct the MIT Symphony Orchestra in an open rehearsal