By now you have heard that the Philadelphia Orchestra has named the Québécois conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin (Yah-NEEK Neh-ZAY Say-GUN) to be its new music director starting in 2012.

YNS in a beefcake pose

Last year YNS (as the marketing suits like to call him) became the music director of the Rotterdam Philharmonic. He is More >