"Pionierin am Pult": new book about Simone Young

In her book, musicologist Kerstin Schüssler-Bach describes the unusual career of conductor Simone Young and sheds light on her era as artistic director and general music director at the Hamburg State Opera as well as her international guest conductorships and CD recordings. Personal statements by Simone Young and her artistic companions complete the portrait. The book is published by edition text + Kritik.