Just in: Yannick becomes conductor-for-lifemain
LudwigVan reports from Montreal that Yannick Nézet-Séguin, now in his 20th year with the Orchestre Métropolitain, has signed a contract for life.
The small print says he’ll stay ‘so long as the musicians want me’.
Yannick is also music director at the Phildelphia Orchestra and the Met.
He gives his reasons here:
— Geneviève Lalonde (@GeneLalonde) September 17, 2019