Mariinsky Empire bulletin:
The Japanese conductor Shizuo Kuwahara has been appointed principal guest conductor of the Mariinsky Theater Primorsky Stage (in Vladivostok).
He will perform twice in October – Macbeth (October 16) and La Traviata (October 19). On October 25, the maestro will present a symphony program with the Mariinsky Theater Primorsky Stage Orchestra.
On the day of his appointment, Kuwahara failed to make the final round of the Almaty conducting competition in Kazahkstan.