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Geneva – yes, Geneva again – is hit by conflict of interest charges

May 23, 2017 by norman lebrecht

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Forget the cesspit of intrigue that is the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande.

This row concerns the Grand Théatre de Genève, which is selecting a director to replace Tobias Richter in 2019.

They were about to name two candidates when it turned out one of the selectors has a vested interest.

He’s the co-owner of a well-known artists agency, specialising in opera directors, and he was backing a man who had hired several of his clients.

Read on here.

 


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