Salzburg tests finalists with Schoenberg’s opus 9Uncategorized
The nine candidates shortlisted for the Nestlé and Salzburg Young Conductors Award were tested on Arnold Schoenberg’s Chamber Symphony, op 9.
The second piece they were allowed to choose themselves.
So long as it was one of these three pieces: Pierre Boulez Dérive 1 for 6 instruments, Paul Hindemith Chamber music for 12 solo instruments and Beat Furrer Gaspra for Ensemble.
The three finalists left standing are:
Gábor Káli (Hungary) Erina Yashima (Germany) and Sergey Akimov (Russia)
Photo: SF/Anne Zeune