Just listen to this, from the Schoenberg Centre in Vienna.
His replacement last night as Werther was debutant Jean-François Borras. Anyone catch the show? UPDATE: Here’s one. He was ‘major-league’… ‘brighter’ (than Kaufmann)… ‘more forward.’
This is Abby Martin, who is unlikely to keep her US-based job on the Putin channel.
There were demonstrations outside the concert of the St Petersburg Philharmonic and one peaceful protestor during the concert, drawing attention to Russia’s anti-gay laws and
The veteran conductor, 85 today, has used his birthday to launch a fresh attack on the orchestra he led for close to three decades. He