Tag Archives: Jaap van Zweden

From the Desk of Artistic Director Jonathan Pell

by Megan Meister

I am, of course,  looking forward to some non Dallas Opera musical events  this spring, among which are some concerts at the Dallas Symphony. When it was announced I couldn’t help but notice that the Dallas Symphony has performances coming up  March 29 – 31 of the Bach Saint Matthew Passion, conducted by Jaap van […]

Ovations for the Guy Next Door!

by Suzanne Calvin

Big news in the classical music world: Dallas Symphony Orchestra Music Director Jaap van Zweden has been named “Conductor of the Year” for 2012 by Musical America. More on that and a bevy of interesting related links from D Magazine’s FrontBurner blog.  Congratulations, neighbor! Suzanne Calvin, Manager/Director Media & PR