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.

Listen to Susan's interview with Lio Kuokman when the Philadelphia Orchestra announced his appointment as the new assistant conductor.