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14 Nov 2006

Così fan tutte, Bâtiment des Forces Motrices, Geneva

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/935a446a-73f9-11db-8dd7-0000779e2340.html

By Francis Carlin [Financial Times, 14 November 2006]

The real draw, especially at the end of a year saturated in Mozart, was meant to be the pianist Stephen Kovacevich’s first attempt at conducting an opera. The Suisse Romande orchestra decided otherwise and forced him out barely a week before the first night. The diplomatic spin was that the parting was amicable.

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