NDR contract extended

Andrew Manze’s contract as Chief Conductor of the NDR Radiophilharmonie has been extended until the end of season 2020/21. (Details here.)

This year Manze and the orchestra make guest appearances in Paris and London, and finish recording a cycle of Mendelssohn Symphonies on Pentatone. The first CD, of Nos. 1 and 3, was released earlier this month.