Manchester baton is new Generalmusikdirektorin

Manchester baton is new Generalmusikdirektorin


norman lebrecht

December 20, 2017

The East German town of Görlitz-Zittau has named the Manchester-based Polish conductor Ewa Strusinska as its next general music director.

Ewa, formerly of the Szeczin Philarmonic in Poland, works at th Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester, England.


  • John says:

    This is amazing news for Görlitz – she’s one of the best conductors I know. Highly skilled, professional and simply a wonderful person! Congratulations!

  • Rob says:

    Do we know where that Mahler 2 manuscript went? Where is it hiding?

  • John Groves says:

    Goerlitz, a beautiful small city on the Polish border, has a lovely intimate theatre with very high standards. Very pleased for both! Excellent news!