Maestro move: It’s Collon de Cologne

Maestro move: It’s Collon de Cologne


norman lebrecht

May 10, 2017

The Gürzenich orchestra of Cologne have named Nicholas Collon principal guest conductor, starting September.

The British conductor made his debut there two months ago with Britten and Vaughan Williams.


  • Adam Stern says:

    When, o when, shall we have an end to publicity photos with musicians doing “artsy” things with their batons and instruments?

    • Fritz says:

      probably when musicians are driven to using kiosks rather than photographers- even then they or their agents will think of ways to make them interesting (with or without inverted commas)