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Monday, April 5, 2010
More Conducting Changes at the Met
The Metropolitan Opera has announced that James Levine will be unable to conduct Berg's Lulu next month.
His replacement is Fabio Luisi, the chief conductor of the Vienna Symphony. Earlier this season, Mr. Luisi conducted performances of Hansel und Gretel, Le Nozze di Figaro and Elektra at the Met.
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Critical Thinking in the Cheap Seats
- Since 2007, Superconductor has grown from an occasional concert or CD review to a near-daily publication covering classical music, opera and the arts in and around NYC, with excursions to Boston, Philadelphia, and upstate NY. I am a freelance writer living and working in Brooklyn NY. And no, I'm not a conductor.