In a world-class pairing, the charismatic Venezuelan Gustavo Dudamel joins the Los Angeles Philharmonic as Music Director, in this live inaugural concert at the Walt Disney Concert Hall, October 2009. The program defines everything that is fresh and exciting about their collaboration: a John Adams world premiere, City Noir, music that steps back into the dark past of Los Angeles, and the all-embracing First Symphony by Gustav Mahler, the composer who launched Dudamel's dazzling international career. "This was an exceptional and exciting concert by any standard" (New York Times). 93 min. plus 23 min. special documentary by Bienvenido Gustavo. DVD
Subtitles: English, German, French, Spanish, Chinese.