Benjamin Zander leads the New England Conservatory Youth Philharmonic Orchestra in Dvorak’s Symphony no. 9, “From the New World” Opus 95, Allegro con Fuoco. This concert took place in June of 1993 in Buenos Aires at the world famous Teatro Colón. The concert was televised nationally and recorded for the documentary “A New World of Music” by PBS.

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At TED, Boston, Benjamin Zander conducts Beethovens 5th Symphony

TEDtalksDirector·1,380 videos Benjamin Zander has two infectious passions: classical music, and helping us all realize our untapped love for it — and by extension, our untapped love for all new possibilities, new experiences, new connections.

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