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December 2019

The LSO find a new home in Santa Barbara through a partnership with Music Academy of the West; Sir Antonio Pappano reflects on a long and varied conducting career as he reaches his 60th birthday; Paavo Järvi makes waves as the new chief conductor and artistic director of Switzerland’s Tonhalle Orchestra; and exploring Southbank Sinfonia’s #ConcertLab project.

Plus, tips for getting in the zone before a performance; how to improve socioeconomic diversity in the arts; David Hyde on his first few months as music director at King’s College, Cambridge; Tsinandali Festival’s new youth orchestra; Stuart Hancock on composing for film, television and theatre; inside Zermatt Academy; careers at Martin Randall Travel; and our pick of the top Christmas gifts for musicians.

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