Maestro José Antonio Abreu recently added a new prize to the vast collection of prizes he’s already obtained. The founder of el Sistema de Orquestras Juveniles e Infantiles de Venezuela is now the winner of the Seoul Peace Prize. The Seoul Peace Prize began following the 1988 Olympics. It includes a cash prize of $200,000. The first winner of this prize was Juan Antonio Samaranch of the International Olympic Committee.
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