From Musical America Worldwide, February 1

“PARIS -- The Swiss conductor, who has faced multiple accusations of sexual assault, will conduct Berlioz's The Damnation of Faust on Sunday [February 3, replacing Emmanuel Krivine who has withdrawn for medical reasons], his highest profile performance since the allegations emerged. ‘This is shameful,’ said one of his accusers. ‘Deplorable,’ said another.”
Postscript: Dutoit has also been appointed as principal guest conductor of the St Petersburg Philharmonic.


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