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Thursday, June 11, 2009
Personal to DR
Hey - you know what you said in the program for the Verdi Requiem about overinterpreting Tristan in the 1998 run? I attended three of those performances, and I will tell you that two of them were excellent and one lingers as one of the greatest performances I've ever heard of anything, anywhere.