The Liceo de Barcelona has been twinned with the Paris Opera, coinciding with its 175th anniversary. Rolex testimonial, Gustavo Dudamel, conducted Gustav Mahler's Ninth Symphony this Wednesday, with the Paris National Opera Orchestra. After the concert, guests from Rolex and its Official Rabat Distributor had the opportunity to have a cocktail at the Liceo and meet the Venezuelan director.
Gustavo Dudamel, a Rolex testimonial since 2008, is convinced that music has the power to transform lives, inspire and change the world. The Venezuelan is known for breaking the boundaries between different musical styles. He has performed at the Academy Awards, at the Super Bowl, and alongside artists like Billie Ellish and Ricky Martin.
In 2009, he assumed the musical and artistic direction of the prestigious Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, a partner of Rolex. In 2016, she conducted the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra at West Side Story, sponsored by Rolex. In 2017 he became the youngest conductor of the Vienna Philharmonic New Year's Concert, and as of August 1, 2021, Dudamel is also the music director of the Opéra National de Paris.
With the ambition to foster excellence and promote the transmission of knowledge from one generation to another, Rolex has forged close ties with the most prestigious orchestras, institutions and concerts. The brand also maintains a long-standing collaborative relationship with generations of world-renowned artists, whom it continually encourages to push the limits to reach the top.