Arkansas loses its music director

Arkansas loses its music director


norman lebrecht

May 25, 2018

Philip Mann is leaving after nine years.

Hint: Hillary Clinton’s available.


  • Doug says:

    “Hint: Hillary Clinton’s available.”

    If no one minds an open bottle of chardonnay on stage.

  • Caravaggio says:

    But not her husband. #MeToo

  • Itsjtime says:

    Their associate conductor Geoffrey Robson deserves a chance to show what a fine musician and leader he is.

  • dorst richard says:

    what sort of size is the orchestra ?

  • Stuart says:

    But if she isn’t appointed, she’ll blame the Russians, or the women in the orchestra, or the weather, or the media, or your dog, or Mozart, or Norman, or WikiLeaks, or….

  • Peter says:

    Before taking the Arkansas SO post, Philip was excellent as Assistant Conductor of the San Diego Symphony. All best to him in the next steps of his career!

  • Bye says:

    Update: PM lost yet another job. Congrats!