2007 proms - Gustavo Dudamel and the Simón Bolívar Youth Orquestra
Gustavo Dudamel, born in Venezuela in 1981. He began to win a number of conducting competitions, including the Gustav Mahler Conducting Prize in Germany in 2004. His reputation began to spread, and he was noticed by conductors such as Simon Rattle. Today he is the director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic orchestra.