Synopsis by Perry Seibert
Daniel Barenboim: Ramallah Concert features the West-East Divan Orchestra, a collection of musicians from different backgrounds put together in order to promote peace in the Middle East. The video documents a concert they perform in Ramallah. Barenboim leads the group through an interpretation of Beethoven's fifth symphony. This release also charts the history of the unique group.
classical-music, conductor [music], orchestra, peace, race-relations