German conductor Christoph Eschenbach on escaping trauma through music
After leading prestigious orchestras around the world, internationally acclaimed German pianist and conductor Christoph Eschenbach has been appointed Chief Conductor of Berlin's Konzerthaus. As he gets ready to celebrate his 80th birthday, he tells FRANCE 24's Florence Villeminot about the secret to building a harmonious orchestra.
Also, American rock duo The Black Keys are back after a five-year absence. They’re releasing "Let’s Rock", a back-to-basics guitar-heavy album.
Meanwhile, French electro music fans are mourning the death of Philippe "Zdar" Cerboneschi, a pioneer of the French Touch movement with his duo Cassius.