WRTI Spotlight
1:52 pm
Fri May 2, 2014

Yannick Nezet-Seguin And His New Conducting Team

The Philadelphia Orchestra has announced a new roster of conductors, selected by Music Director Yannick Nezet-Seguin, to lead the ensemble in a growing number of artistic endeavors and collaborations across seasons and venues.

Music Director Yannick Nezet-Seguin talks about his selection of a new "dream team" of conductors.

WRTI's Susan Lewis speaks with Yannick about the announcement, and also hears from the newly appointed principal guest conductor, Stéphane Denčve; conductor-in-residence, Cristian Măcelaru; and assistant conductor, Lio Kuokman. The appointments are effective with the start of the 2014-15 season.

Stephane Deneve speaks with WRTI's Susan Lewis.

Cristian Macelaru talks about his new conducting appointment with WRTI's Susan Lewis.

Susan Lewis interviews Lio Kuokman.