Kazuki Yamada Appointed New Music Director of Monte-Carlo Phil

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The Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte Carlo has today announced Japanese conductor Kazuki Yamada as their new Music Director – effective from the 2016/2017 season.

A prodigy of Seiji Ozawa, 36 year old Yamada currently serves as the orchestra's Principal Guest Conductor - and holds Principal positions with the Orchestra de la Suisse Romande, Japan Philharmonic and the Yokohama Sinfonietta.

Existing Music Director, Gianluigi Gelmetti will step down at the conclusion of the current season.