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I’m Colin Anderson, a writer on music and the editor of Classical Source.

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Jaap van Zweden to Exit the New York Philharmonic.

Jaap van Zweden to Exit the New York Philharmonic.

"He’ll exit at the end of 2023-24, one season after the current contract expires. President Deborah Borda convinced him to stay that extra year. Van Zweden’s short tenure matches that of Pierre Boulez—just six seasons." [Musical America Worldwide, September 17,...

Inauguration of the newly renovated Tonhalle Zürich – Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich – Paavo Järvi conducts Mahler’s Third Symphony, with Wiebke Lehmkuhl [SRF 1 live webcast]

Inauguration of the newly renovated Tonhalle Zürich – Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich – Paavo Järvi conducts Mahler’s Third Symphony, with Wiebke Lehmkuhl [SRF 1 live webcast]

Wednesday, September 15, 2021  Tonhalle, Claridenstrasse 7, 8002 Zürich, Switzerland   Guest Reviewer, Ateş Orga The room by the lake. To a design by Helmer and Fellner, late Habsburg Europe's most celebrated master builders, inaugurated by Brahms in...