Boston String Academy performs at Chinatown library | Sampan

By Ling-Mei Wong 黃靈美 Strains of Mozart filled the air at the Chinatown library, serenading more than 80 guests. Children from the Boston String Academy (BSA) performed on March 27, marking the first live music concert by youth. “We strongly believe in building community,” said founder and director Taide Prieto-Carpio. The

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Boston Youths To Perform With Acclaimed Conductor Gustavo Dudamel In Mexico City | WBur

When celebrated conductor Gustavo Dudamel led the Stuttgart Orchestra at the Vatican for Pope Benedict XVI’s 80th birthday, the Venezuelan maestro’s movements were as intense as the music. As the orchestra played the powerful fourth movement of Antonín Dvořák’s Symphony No. 9, Dudamel’s hands punched the air vigorously and precisely, his head exploded

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