The Association of British Orchestras is holding its annual gabfest in Gateshead. To keep participants awake, Rhinegold Publishing announces a series of awards for the most notable small-island attainers. We present the winners below without comment. This is an irony free zone.
ABO/Rhinegold orchestra manager of the year: Auroraorchestra’s John Harte
ABO/Rhinegold orchestra manager of the year: Michael Eakin of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic.
ABO/Rhinegold artist manager of the year: Jasper Parrott and the HarrisonParrott team
The overall ABO award: Mark Elder, music director of the Halle Orch.