Gothenburg Symphony appoints Santtu-Matias Rouvali as Chief Conductor

Recently hailed by The Guardian as “the latest sit-up-and-listen talent to emerge from the great Finnish conducting tradition”, Rouvali will take up his new position at the beginning of the 2017/18 season

Alexey Stadler makes US debut with San Francisco Symphony under Vladimir Ashkenazy

Performing Shostakovich’s Cello Concerto No.1 at concerts on 2, 3 and 4 June at the Davies Symphony Hall

Claudia Boyle appears in the US stage premiere of The Importance of Being Earnest

This Royal Opera production with the New York Philharmonic is conducted by Ilan Volkov and opens on 2 June

Božidar Smiljanic debuts at Garsington Opera
Pekka Kuusisto performs at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art with Alan Gilbert
Daniel Blendulf and Behzod Abduraimov perform with West Australian Symphony Orchestra
Becca Stevens performs at Shakespeare’s Globe as part of ‘Wonder Women’ series on 18 July