Yoel Levi returns homemain
The Israel conductor, formerly music director in Atlanta, Brussels and Seoul, is to be the new head of the Haifa Symphony Orchestra in Israel.
It’s the town where he grew up.
Levi, 71, was born in Romania but arrived in Israel with his parents at one month old. He studied in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem and got his first professional post as assistant to Lorin Maazel in Cleveland.