Orchestra director ‘confesses’ to Hvorostovsky fraud

November 20, 2017 by norman lebrecht

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Reports coming from the Russian FSB allege that Yulia Kulakova, director general of the Krasnoyarsk Krai Philharmonic, has admitted to embezzling orchestra funds by leasing out equipment for a cancelled Dmitri Hvorostovksy concert and pocketing the income.

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Criminal charges in Putin’s Russia are sometimes used to break political dissidents.




Comments (1)

  1. Robert Holmén says:

    Did she have any history of dissidence before this?

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