Esa-Pekka Salonen
Music review: Gustavo Dudamel starts off the L.A. Phil year with new beginnings

On the heels of a late-December PBS broadcast of this season’s Los Angeles Philharmonic opening night gala, “Celebración”; an hour-long special on Gustavo Dudamel hosted by Tavis Smiley; the Berlin Philharmonic’s New Year’s Eve concert conducted by