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Mortier Pulling Out of City Opera
« on: November 07, 2008, 02:50:11 PM »
I guess we should have seen it coming.  The New York Times story is here.

Too bad...the opening season would have been a stunner.

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Re: Mortier Pulling Out of City Opera
« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2008, 03:55:39 PM »
It was simply too good to last, or become reality. A genius like Mortier does not happen too often in the world of opera; NYCO dropped the ball.  :(