Klaus Mäkelä becomes chief conductor tonight of the Oslo Philharmonic. He opens his accouint with Mahler’s first symphony, preceded by ‘Wiegenlied’ by a little-known Finnish composer, Sauli Zinovjev.
This is a common ocurrence among that newest breed of Finnish conductors. They like to export their own.
Let’s see who Mäkelä promotes in his other job, at the Orchestre de Paris.