Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra music director Jaap van Zweden at the rostrum. “I just pull it out of them – they are great players.,” he says of making music with the orchestra.

Hong Kong Philharmonic music director Jaap van Zweden takes stock, looks ahead to Wagner cycle, possible new role

Dutch maestro points to top conductors such as Gustavo Dudamel, Riccardo Muti wanting to conduct HK Phil, hails local talent, and is ‘honoured’ to be linked with New York Philharmonic vacancy as he prepares to lead city orchestra in Die Walküre, second of four operas in Ring cycle

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Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra music director Jaap van Zweden at the rostrum. “I just pull it out of them – they are great players.,” he says of making music with the orchestra.
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