Special announcement from

the City of Leipzig, Andris Nelsons, Gewandhausorchester and Boston Symphony Orchestra

The Gewandhaus will today host a press conference in order to present the plans for Andris Nelsons’ future in Leipzig and Boston.

We invite you to follow the livestream of this event online on the following sites:

www.gewandhausorchester.de | www.facebook.com/gewandhausorchester

Date:                Today, Monday 5 October 2020

17:30 CET (Germany)
11:30 ET (USA, East Coast)

Location:            Gewandhaus zu Leipzig

                            Mendelssohn Hall

                            Augustusplatz 8, 04109 Leipzig

Participants:      Mayor of the City of Leipzig, Burkhard Jung

                            Culture Mayor of the City of Leipzig, Dr. Skadi Jennicke

                            Gewandhauskapellmeister, Andris Nelsons

                            General Director of the Gewandhaus, Prof. Andreas Schulz

                            Chairman of the Orchestra Board of the GHO, Matthias Schreiber

                            President and CEO of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Mark Volpe (via live video link)