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In a secret election, the members of the Berlin Philharmonic elected Russian conductor Kirill Petrenko to lead them when Sir Simon Rattle ends his contract in 2018. Sarah Willis, star horn player and presenter of DW's "Sarah's Music," explains what makes Kirill the right choice, and why she's looking Forward to working with him.
Orchestra conductor Susanna Malkki is used to being asked what it is like working in a male-dominated world."Maybe one day we will have reached a point where we won't have to discuss the gender issue at all," she said with a smile.
Over the weekend, both Franz Welser-Möst and Han-Na Chang, both coincidentally performing at the Proms on Sunday, resigned their conducting posts. What’s surprising in Welser-Möst’s case is how long he lasted
"The woman who wants to do this must be a lot better than the males doing the same kind of job, really to be very, very good, to be able to compete and survive. In a way, that’s really not fair. We’re doing the same thing, but we must give more and be better prepared to be accepted. That makes it harder, more intimidating, and there are already very few women who are doing this."
Alan Curtis, the harpsichordist who helped revive Baroque music in Italy, has died at his home in Florence. He made a great impact on his generation as a harpsichordist, musicologist and conductor of Baroque opera. Curtis was born in Mason, Michigan and received his PhD from the University of Illinois.
He was hired more than a year ago, but tomorrow night conductor Andris Nelsons leads his first concert as the BSO's music director. The 35-year-old's arrival marks a new era for the BSO, and his age is attracting a lot of attention.
Mirga Gražinyté-Tyla, 28, from Lithuania, has been named Assistant Conductor of the Los Angeles Philharmonic for a two-year term. She is a former Dudamel Fellow and a winner of the Salzburg Festival Young Conductors Award. She is already set to conduct the orchestra at the Hollywood Bowl on Aug. 7, in a program of Brahms and Mahler, and at Walt Disney Concert Hall next March in a program to be determined.
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