Pappano’s Covent Garden salary is seriously lowmain
The charities website Third Sector has been doing the diligence on Covent Garden’s accounts for the year ending 27 August 2017, which have just been put online.
Music director Sir Antonio Pappano was paid just £115,000 in salary. However, he earned additional fees of £679,591 for the number of nights he conducted.
Alex Beard, the ROH chief executive, was paid £286,095.
Sally O’Neill, the chief operating officer, earned £189,603.
Neither was asked to conduct.
More detail here.