My three great loves: TV, Gael Garcia Bernal, and (recently, again) classical music

Finally starting Season Three of one of my favorite TV shows in recent history, Mozart in the Jungle. Funny, charming, well-written, well-acted, and, somehow, makes classical music seem cool. Which it should be. Which it is.

This show also introduced me to an exciting piece I’d never heard before, Danzon No. 2 by Arturo Marquez. Here’s a video of the piece directed by Gustav Dudamel, who Bernal’s character in Mozart is apparently based on:

 

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