Double news for Tugan Sokhiev obliged to renounce to come to New York to conduct a concert on May 10-12, 2023, because of a schedule conflict (James Gaffigan is replacing him at the head of the New York Philharmonic). On the other hand, the Russian conductor who presided over the destiny of the Orchestre national du Capitole from 2008 to 2022 will return to the pink city at the Halle aux Grains on Saturday, March 18, 2023, this time at the head of the prestigious Wiener Philharmoniker in a Rimsky-Korsakov and Tchaikovsky program. In addition, the Orchestre national du Capitole has announced the name of his replacement. The 22 year old Finnish conductor, Tarmo Peltokoski becomes the new Music Director of one of the best French orchestras.
Tugan Sokhiev (c) Marco Borggreve