We hear she has just announced Isaac Thompson as Vice President of Artistic Planning.
Thompson is the mind behind the Cincinnati Symphony’s innovative Pélleas trilogy with director/designer James Darrah. He also put in place a new artistic model for the May Festival, bringing in Juanjo Mena as Principal Conductor and Gerard McBurney as Creative Partner.
There are still plenty of holes to be filled in the NY Phil’s executive suite. More hands needed at the wheel.