Pierre Boulez Cancels Lucerne performances

Written By The Wagnerian on Tuesday, 6 August 2013 | 9:08:00 pm

Pierre Boulez has cancelled his two appearances at Lucerne on Sept. 7 and 9. A spokesperson announced that the cancellation was due to Boulez breaking his shoulder. They did not say how the accident occurred or indeed, how long it may leave him unable conduct.

Pablo Heras-Casado, the music director of the Orchestra of St. Luke's, will step in for Boulez on both dates