New baton on the block: Gemma wins major management

The rising conductor Gemma New has been signed up by Charlotte Lee’s boutique Primo Artists, where she will share services with Itzhak Perlman, Joshua Bell and Nicola Benedetti. Gemma, 32, a New Zealander, is music director at Hamilton, Ontario, and is about to become principal guest with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. She is also resident conductor…