Gustavo Dudamel

Gustavo Dudamel is an untiring advocate of access to music for all. As a symphonic and operatic conductor, his music making on four continents continues to inspire audiences of all ages. Violinist by training, Gustavo Dudamel is in his eighth season as Music Director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, where his contract has been extended through 2021-22, and is celebrating his 18th season as Music Director of the entire El Sistema project in Venezuela. He continues to lead the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra in Caracas, as well as on tour around the world.