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CSO Podcast Episode 3: Putting together a new season

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra Chief Executive Gretchen La Roche and Chief Conductor Benjamin Northey discuss how orchestras put together a new season (hint: it's not just throwing all our favourite pieces together) and how concert seasons are evolving.


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