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Juilliard seeks new chief

Joseph W. Polisi has decided to step down in June 2018. He will have been president of the school for 34 years. The New York Times calls him ‘transformative’ and tributes are flowing in from all corners of the music establishment. Detractors see Juilliard as soulless and efficient, a well-run factory for career musicians. Here’s […]
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