Monthly Archives: December 2013


Yesterday I attended the 11 a.m. performance of The Magic Flute at the Metropolitan Opera, conducted by Jane Glover. In the program, she included the note: Maestro Glover’s performances with the Metropolitan Opera this seasons are dedicated to the memory of Dr. … Continue reading

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I approve

I approve of this. (Thanks, Tim, for posting it on FB.) It says of Esa-Pekka Salonen, “his career took off when he stood in at the last minute for a sick conductor when he was just 25.”  He says, “I … Continue reading

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