Maestro move: Finns sign Brit stickOrchestras
It’s not all one-way traffic.
Finland, a net exporter of conductors, has named a UK chief for the remote northwestern town of Oulu:
The British conductor Rumon Gamba has been appointed as Chief Conductor of Oulu Symphony Orchestra. He will start his three-year term in January 2022. Conductor, composer and violinist Jaakko Kuusisto has been appointed as Artistic Partner of the orchestra.