Kid conductor gets agency deal

Kid conductor gets agency deal


norman lebrecht

April 06, 2016

The young Finn wonder Klaus Mäkelä – he’s 20 but looks as if he’s yet to matriculate – has been snapped up by the London agency HarrisonParrott, prime purveyors of Finland batons.

Klaus Mäkelä



  • Niall Hoskin says:

    another Jorma Panula pupil. Now he really IS a conducting legend!

  • M2N2K says:

    In other non-related news connected to Finnish conducting, Susanna Mälkki has been appointed LA Phil’s third ever Guest Principal – the first one since MTT and (future Sir) Simon in 1980s and early 1990s – starting next year and until 2020.