Orchestra boss quits within weeksmain
Less than two months after his arrival at Switzerland’s Argovia Philharmonic, the Spanish manager Xoan Castineira is gone.
Nobody’s saying exactly why but the word is he took a close look at the finances and saw nothing but a big black hole.
His hastily named successor is a violinist, Simon Müller, 35.
Xoan Castineira, 37, is a former marketing flak at Deutsche Grammophon.
The chief conductor ar Argovia is a Norwegian, Rune Bergmann.