Jose Antonio Abreu (1939–2018)

STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,169,211 this week
Trailer
2:58 | Trailer
Jose Antonio Abreu was born on May 7, 1939 in Valera, Trujillo, Venezuela as José Antonio Abreu Anselmi. He died on March 24, 2018 in Caracas, Venezuela. See full bio »

Died:

(age 78) in Caracas, Venezuela

Staff Picks: Our Favorite Crime Movies & Shows

The IMDb staff came together to round up their favorite crime movies, shows, and documentaries.

Browse our picks

Great Films the 2021 Oscars Missed for Best Picture

Here are some great movies worth streaming that you won't see at the Oscars this year.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by Taboola

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 120 people
created 07 May 2015
 
a list of 58 people
created 25 Mar 2017
 
a list of 752 people
created 05 Jan 2018
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Jose Antonio Abreu's work have you seen?

Photos

1 video »

Known For

To Play and to Fight Self - Interviewee
(2006)
El sistema Self
(2008)
(2012)

Filmography

Jump to: Thanks | Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
 2008 The Promise of Music (TV Movie documentary) (thanks)
 2007 Silvesterkonzert aus Caracas (TV Special) (thanks)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (12 credits)
 2012 Entre dos aguas (Documentary)
Self
 2012 Sistema Revolution (Documentary)
Self
 2010 Dudamel: Let the Children Play (Documentary)
Self
 2010 La tierra de las mil orquestas (TV Movie documentary)
Self
 2009 Bienvenido Gustavo (Video documentary short)
Self
 2009 José Antonio Abreu - TED2009: The El Sistema music revolution (Video documentary short)
Self (as José Antonio Abreu)
 2008 El sistema (Documentary)
Self
 2008 Imagine (TV Series)
Self
- How an Orchestra Saved Venezuela's Children (2008) ... Self (as José Antonio Abreu)
 2008 The Promise of Music (TV Movie documentary)
Self (uncredited)
 2000-2008 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Self - Venezuelan Activist (segment "El Sistema") / Self - Venezuelan Youth Orchestra (segment "The Orchestra")
- State of Corruption/The Kanzius Machine/El Sistema (2008) ... Self - Venezuelan Activist (segment "El Sistema")
- Officer Young/The Orchestra/Fish Fuss (2000) ... Self - Venezuelan Youth Orchestra (segment "The Orchestra")
 2006 To Play and to Fight (Documentary)
Self - Interviewee
 2004 Simon Diaz (TV Movie)
Self
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
 2001-2008 60 Minutes (TV Series documentary)
Self - Venezuelan Youth Orchestra (segment "The Orchestra") / Self - Venezuelan Activist (segment "El Sistema")
- Searching for Jacob/The Kanzius Machine/El Sistema (2008) ... Self - Venezuelan Activist (segment "El Sistema")
- The FBI's Dirty Little Secret/The Biological Clock/The Orchestra (2002) ... Self - Venezuelan Youth Orchestra (segment "The Orchestra")
- Why So Expensive?/Officer Young/The Orchestra (2001) ... Self - Venezuelan Youth Orchestra (segment "The Orchestra")

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »


Alternate Names:

José Antonio Abreu
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

He studied music in his youth, but put his artistic aspirations on hold to become an economist, teaching at two universities in Caracas. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed