17 Apr 2012
Xu Zhong Tapped by Teatro Massimo Bellini
By Frank Cadenhead [Opera Today, 17 April 2012]
The Chinese conductor and pianist Xu Zhong will be the new artistic director of an Italian opera house, the Teatro Massimo Bellini in Catania. He was well received when he conducted the theater’s orchestra a few weeks ago as part of their symphonic season and has regularly appeared on international stages.