The Columbus Symphony concluded an 18-month search for a new music director on Tuesday by selecting Jean-Marie Zeitouni, a rising Canadian classical star. Zeitouni, 36, will lead the orchestra for four years and will helm the group's repertoire, programming and artistic direction.

The Columbus Symphony concluded an 18-month search for a new music director on Tuesday by selecting Jean-Marie Zeitouni, a rising Canadian classical star. Zeitouni, 36, will lead the orchestra for four years and will helm the group's repertoire, programming and artistic direction.

He will make his official CSO debut on Saturday, Oct. 9, conducting "Scheherazade."