The yellow label has signed an exclusive contract with Long Yu and the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, it was announced this morning.
Long Yu holds all the teacups in China. He is artistic director of the China Philharmonic Orchestra and the Beijing Music Festival, music director of the Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra, co-director of MISA Shanghai Summer Festival and principal guest conductor of the Hong Kong Philharmonic. In this respect, he is regarded as the Chinese Karajan.
Politically, this is a very correct move.