This year, everyone's hiring Danishmain
There’s nowt so trendy (or derivative) as art.
The moment the Royal Opera hired Kaspar Holten as its new chief, others went sniffing out Denmark as a possible talent stream.
This morning BBC National Orchestra of Wales announced Thomas Sondegard as principal conductor. He’s 41, presently working at Norwegian Radio. No other known form.
Who’s next? Not one of the alleged cokeheads from Denmark’s Royal Ballet, I hope.
Here‘s a viola player’s view.