San Francisco Opera today announced that Grammy-nominated American conductor Julian Wachner will make his San Francisco Opera debut conducting George Frideric Handel’s Partenope, presentedOctober 15–November 2, 2014 at the War Memorial Opera House. Mr. Wachner replaces British conductor Christian Curnyn, who has withdrawn from the production for personal reasons.
Monday, September 22, 2014
Conductor Change, SF Opera Partenope
I am not familiar with the work of either of these conductors, so here it is from the San Francisco Opera press release: