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Israeli conductor Zubin Mehta: 'I want music to bring peace'

Conductor of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra Zubin Mehta talks about why the proms performance at the Albert Hall is so significant.

The concert had to be taken off air after it was repeatedly interrupted by pro-Palestinian protesters.

During a break in the rehearsals for the concert at the Royal Albert Hall in London Mehta spoke to BBC News about his future aims for the orchestra.

  • 02 Sep 2011
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