Gergiev's Defense Against Anti-Gay Al...

Gergiev's Defense Against Anti-Gay Allegations Fails to Convince Critics

There are 5 comments on the St.Petersburg Times story from Nov 11, 2013, titled Gergiev's Defense Against Anti-Gay Allegations Fails to Convince Critics. In it, St.Petersburg Times reports that:

Gergiev rehearses with the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra for the 16th edition of the Rotterdam Philharmonic Gergiev Festival in 2011.

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Conrad

United States

#1 Nov 11, 2013
Way to go Valery Gergiev!
david traversa

Buenos Aires, Argentina

#2 Nov 11, 2013
If it weren't for Tchaikovsky ( a gay composer ) nobody outside Russia would even know Valery Gergiev exists ! That's what's called biting the hand that feeds you .. Sordid interest turns even artists into outright hypocrites and traitors .
Rainbow Kid

Alpharetta, GA

#3 Nov 11, 2013
A homophobic musical conductor with the hots for Putin?
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Ewww!
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What will they think of next?

Since: Dec 08

Toronto, ON, Canada

#4 Nov 11, 2013
He's a great conductor who evidently happens to be a schmuck of a person.

He should remember, as an opera conductor, that opera would probably not exist if it weren't for opera queens.

Since: Mar 09

Location hidden

#5 Nov 11, 2013
Punt the bigot to the curb!

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