LONDON 〓 “Decca” contracts with Klaus Mäkelä, contract with conductor for the first time in about 40 years


The prestigious classical label “Decca” has announced that it has signed an exclusive contract with young Finnish conductor Klaus Mäkelä. The contract with the conductor is the first in about 40 years since it was signed with Riccardo Chailly in 1978.

Mäkelä is now 25 years old. He has been the principal conductor of the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra in Norway since the 2020/2021 season, and will be the music director of the Orchestre de Paris from the 2022/2023 season after Daniel Harding. The first recording will be a Sibelius program with the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra.

Photo:Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks / Astrid Ackermann

    Click here for details ▷

How about this ?

  1. TOKYO 〓 Tokyo Symphony Orchestra resumes concert

  2. WASHINGTON 〓 Kennedy Center lays off members of National Symphony Orchestra

  3. BUDAPEST 〓 Hungarian State Opera, the first US tour

  4. ROME 〓 Argerich was awarded the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic

  5. CLEVELAND 〓 Cleveland Orchestra has announced an audition for its vacant concertmaster’s seat

  6. Salzburg Festival 〓 LIVE DVD:Thielemann & Fleming

  7. BEIJING 〓 Deutsche Grammophon 120 year memorial concert was held at Forbidden City

  8. VIENNA 〓 Silvia Careddu will leave the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

  9. VIENNA 〓 Bernard Haitink becomes an honorary member of the Vienna Philharmonic

  10. GENOA 〓 Daniela Dessì street could be done

  11. VIENNA 〓 Vienna Philharmonic have named Andris Nelsons

  12. Glyndebourne Festival Opera 〓 Competition “Opera Cup” ends, winner is American mezzo soprano, Samantha Hankey

  13. LIÈGE 〓 Opéra Royal de Wallonie launches streaming distribution “Opera at Home”

  14. Glyndebourne Festival Opera 〓 Ben Grasberg appointed tour conductor from next year

  15. PITTSBURGH 〓 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra extended the contract with music director Manfred Honeck

  1. No comments yet.

  1. No trackbacks yet.