Life is short – Mahler isn't! © Moois Media
The highly praised conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin combines his interpretations and concerts with subtelty, energy and strength. Christiaan van Schermbeek, director of the film, meets Yannick for the first time in Baden Baden one week before his official appointment as chief conductor of the Rotterdam Philarmonic. The conversation is inspiring and it is the beginning of an ongoing series of very personal encounters.