In April, 2019 Boston String Academy won the 2019 Commonwealth Awards. Granted by Massachusetts Cultural Council, this award honors exceptional achievements in the arts, humanities and sciences in the State of Massachusetts. The highlight of the ceremony was the very inspiring keynote speech by maestro Gustavo Dudamel. BSA students performed
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
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
Our advanced ensemble was honored to perform at the Boston Philharmonic’s Rising Stars Gala. Here is a clip!
By Malcolm Gay | Boston Globe | Photos by BARRY CHIN Ask Clarice Mullady about her upcoming trip to Los Angeles to perform with superstar conductor Gustavo Dudamel, and the 14-year-old Boston music student will tell you she’s trying to keep it in perspective. “We’ve played with him twice before,” said