Erin Keefe/ photo by Bre McGee
Minnesota Orchestra conductor Osmo Vänskä and concertmaster Erin Keefe have announced via Facebook that they are engaged. The relationship between the two was addressed in a New York Times article this past April and Vänskä answered questions about it to the Orchestra Board before agreeing to return to his duties earlier this year.
Keefe divorced in 2013; Vänskä divorced in 2009.
Keefe, a violinist, has been concertmaster since 2011.
No further details were available.