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Dudamel Fellow Named Kapellmeister at Deutsche Oper

January 28, 2015 | Nicholas Beard,
Recent Los Angeles Philharmonic Dudamel Fellow Daniel Cohen has been   appointed Kapellmeister at Deutsche Oper Berlin. He succeeds Moritz Gnann and starts next October. Cohen, who trained as a violinist at the Tel Aviv Academy before … »Read

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Jonathan Nott to Take Over Suisse Romande

January 28, 2015 | Susan Elliott,
British conductor Jonathan Nott is to be the new music and artistic director of the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande as of January 2017. He succeeds Neeme Järvi, who steps down at the end of the current season. Nott, 52, has been principal … »Read

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Palau de les Arts Replaces Schmidt with Internal Candidate

January 27, 2015 |
Valencia's opera house, the Palau de les Arts, has appointed opera director Davide Livermore to succeed Helga Schmidt as intendant. Schimdt was  fired last week after being arrested for embezzling funds. Livermore, Italian by birth and … »Read




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ENO Flatly Denies Allegations vs. Artistic Director

January 27, 2015 | via The Guardian
English National Opera has denied the allegations against John Berry by outgoing chairman Martyn Rose (pictured) as being at the root of the company’s financial problems. Over the weekend The Sunday Times reported on a letter Rose sent to … »Read

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Protesters Stage 'Die-in' at Mariinsky Concert in Michigan

January 26, 2015 |
It will be interesting to see if this evening’s production premiere of Iolanta and Bluebeard’s Castle at the Met Opera prompts protests against its Big Name participants—Valery Gergiev is in the pit and Anna Netrebko sings … »Read

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Outgoing ENO Chair Blasts Artistic Director John Berry

January 26, 2015 | from The Guardian
Martyn Rose stepped down as chairman of the English National Opera last week after just two years in the job and the reasons have now become clear. The Sunday Times managed to get a copy of a letter he sent to ENO President Sir Vernon Ellis in … »Read









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