An Israeli conductor wins the Solti awardmain
The 2019 recipient of the $30,000 Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award is Yaniv Dinur, Associate Conductor of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and music director of the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra.
He is required to spend the money on study, travel and growing his library of scores and books.
Dinur, 38, was raised in Jerusalem and studied with Mendi Rodan.
He has received three previous grants from the Solti foundation.