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Art changes the world: Kristjan Järvi on music, society nature and the Baltic Sea Philharmonic

Kristjan Järvi, Gidon Kremer and the Baltic Sea Philharmonic rehearsing in Gdanskphoto Baltic Sea Philharmonic / Peter Adamik You don't necessarily expect to talk about politics with a conductor who is publicising his latest records, but Kristjan Järvi is not an ordinary sort of conductor. Everything he does is shot through with concern for the problems in society and the need to connect to the natural environment.
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