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Philadelphia's New Conductor

Posted at 10:35 AM on January 14, 2013 by Rex Levang

Here's a New York Times profile of the Philadelphia Orchestra's new music director, Yannick Nezet-Seguin.

Read the article (and find out what his tattoo looks like), and then tune in this Thursday at 7 p. m. to hear the Orchestra, live from Carnegie Hall.