Andris Nelsons wins a new watch

Andris Nelsons wins a new watch


norman lebrecht

April 05, 2016

The Boston Symphony and Leipzig Gewandhaus chief has been awarded a 25k watchmakers prize. See below.


Andris NelsonsPhoto: Marco Borggreve


Andris Nelsons honored with the 2016 Glashütte Original MusicFestivalAward

The Glashütte Original MusicFestivalAward, which includes a prize of 25,000 Euros, is donated by watchmakers Glashütte Original and presented in cooperation with the Dresden Music Festival. Past winners include Gustavo Dudamel, Sir Simon Rattle and the Berlin Philharmonic, Hélène Grimaud, Hilary Hahn and fado singer Mariza.


  • Anon says:

    “Oh, such much watch.”
    (who knows the movie?)

    So three roundtrips 1st class Boston-Leipzig are covered. But he needs two watches, one EST, one CET time.