Winter is come. Watch your step!

A conductor of world reputation slipped on a snowy road and fell over

World-renowned British conductor Danniel Harding slipped on a frozen path and broke his right ankle in Sapporo on Tuesday, December 11.


He was in Japan for a tour of the Orchestre de Paris.


In spite of the injury, he appeared on the stage in a wheelchair at Sapporo Concert Hall Kitara in the city.


Seated in a chair, he conducted the French orchestra playing Beethoven’s Violin Concerto and other works.


The audience applauded loudly.


  1. 「夜桜満喫」北海道函館

  2. 冬の訪れとともに、足元に注意

  3. 「クァンタム・オブ・ザ・シーズ入港」北海道函館港

  4. さっぽろ雪まつり、準備は着々

  5. 寒い冬を暖かく 北海道 サルも温泉、そしてサルだんご

  6. Otaru Snow Light Pass

  7. Sapporo Lilac Festival begins

  8. 「百年記念塔解体後、校章・校歌は?」

  9. 今年も海の冬の使者、流氷がやって来ました