New York-based conductor Yves Abel.
Toronto-born, New York-based conductor Yves Abel has been appointed
Chici-Conductor of the Nordwestdeutschen Philharmonie, based in the
historic, former Hanseatic town of Herford in North Rhine-Westpha-ha.
The appointment is effective Jan. 1, 2015.. From 2005-2011, Abel was
Principal Guest Conductor of the Deutsche Oper, Berlin, and enjoys an
active career conducting in leading opera houses and concert halls
around the world. This spring sees him conducting La filk du regiment at
Covent Garden and Les comes d'Heinann for Seattle Opera, while
future engagements include. Hansel und Gretel for Opera de Paris,
Hqtrinann at the Metropolitan Opera (sharing the podium with James
Levine), Jadama Butterfly in Berlin and La traviata in Tokyo.