03 May 2007
The Tristan Project, Avery Fisher Hall, New York
By Martin Bernheimer [Financial Times, 3 May 2007]
Much ado about pretty much. The Tristan Project – note that it isn’t called Tristan und Isolde – has been percolating in one form or another for two years on two continents. On Wednesday, it finally arrived in New York, and the Wagner-starved multitudes cheered the show. We do mean show.