Vancouver Symphony recruits in Berlin

April 26, 2018 by norman lebrecht


The Vancouver Symphony has hired Misha Aster as Vice President, Artistic Planning and Production.

Aster, 40, is author of a soft-touch history of the Berlin Philharmonic in the Nazi era. He works for Deutsche Grammophon in Berlin as a producer and is on the board of the Gustavo Dudamel Foundation.

Vancouver, which reaches its centenary next year, has also taken on Neil Middleton from Winnipeg as V-P, Marketing & Sales.

Comments (2)

  1. Nancy says:

    Wonderful choice, excellent!

  2. Andy says:

    I wish him well. A big job with big shoes to fill.

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