Peter Gelb: Joe Biden won’t change our worldmain
The general manager of the Met has been talking to France-Musique about Covid, Met closure and the future.
He said the US Government takes a passive attitude to the arts no matter which party is in power and the only way for the Met to survive is for its employees to accept a large pay cut.
‘For opera to survive in a sustainable way, everyone who works in opera must understand the importance of the costs, especially in New York where everything is more expensive […] and today we must agree to lower these salaries….
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