Hannu Lintu Announced As Finnish National Opera's New Chief Conductor
Finnish National Opera has announced the appointment of conductor Hannu Lintu as its new Chief Conductor - effective from January 2022
The Finnish National Opera, in Helsinki, Finland has this week announced the appointment of conductor Hannu Lintu as its new Chief Conductor - effective from January 2022.
Maestro Lintu will succeed conductor Michael Guettler in the leadership role - whose contract was not renewed following the 2016 season.
"It has long been a dream of mine to conduct opera at some point in my career ... conducting opera has long been one of the main reasons why I became a conductor in the first place," he has told local media.