Sicklist: Janine Jansen is replaced by Vienna concertmastermain
Three plum performances of the Brahms Double Concerto fell vacant in Vienna this week when the Dutch star called in sick.
Who’s up for it?
None other than the Vienna Symphony Orchestra concertmaster Anton Sorokow.
The cellist, unchanged, is Pablo Ferrandez, the conductor David Afkham.
UPDATE: Anton explained how he jumped in: