Biz news: IMG snatch conductor from HP

Biz news: IMG snatch conductor from HP


norman lebrecht

April 03, 2018

Jennifer Spencer, who quit HarrisonParrott to work with rivals IMG, has lured away the Chinese conductor Xian Zhang, who holds posts in New Jersey, Cardiff and Milan.

press statement:

IMG Artists is delighted that Xian Zhang has joined its global roster with immediate effect. Managed out of IMGA’s London office in association with Jennifer Spencer Artist Management, Xian is currently in her second season with both the New Jersey Symphony, where she is Music Director, and the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, of whom she is Principal Guest Conductor.