Paris Opera musicians demand to name their next maestromain
Musicians at the Orchestre de l’Opéra de Paris have written to the Minister of Culture saying that while he has the right to appoint a successor to Stéphane Lissner as general director, they want to be part of the process of choosing the next music director, successor to Philippe Jordan.
Until recently, the job has been in the gift of the general director and the government.
I’m sure they’ll get what they want if they burn a few tyres on the Champs Elysées.
Read on here.