Stick news: Dude fellow gets signedmain
IMG Artists have taken on Jonathon Heyward, whose present boss Mark Elder considers ‘a bright rising star’.
Before becoming assistant to Elder at the Halle, Heyward was a Dudamel Conudting Fellow in LA. Aged 27 and from South Carolina, Heyward has already been named chief conductor of the Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie from January 2021.
IMG’s London office will manage his career worldwide.