Posted July 08, 2014
Posted on July 8, 2014
Alex Ross’ profile of Ivan Fischer and an interview on Parsifal
In the June 2 issue of the New Yorker, Alex Ross profiled Hungarian composer and conductor Iván Fischer.
Fischer leads the Budapest Festival Orchestra and is something of a renegade in the classical music world. And unlike some high-profile conductors, Fischer does not shy away from making comments about the current political climate in Hungary.