New orchestra boss at Lyon

January 4, 2017 by norman lebrecht


Aline Sam-Giao has been named director-general of l’Orchestre national de Lyon and of Auditorium Maurice Ravel.

Educated at Sussex University, she was previously chief administrator of l’Orchestre des Pays de Savoie.

Comments (2)

  1. Astoria Wagner says:

    What will Christian Thompson’s role in this context be? I don’t believe he will do the legwork for Aline Sam-Giao after he has left Verbier?

    1. Suzanne says:

      I’m wondering the same thing …

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