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La Scala's Risky Bet on 25-Year-Old Conductor Pays Off in `Don ...

There are 1 comment on the Bloomberg Asia story from Oct 11, 2006, titled La Scala's Risky Bet on 25-Year-Old Conductor Pays Off in `Don .... In it, Bloomberg Asia reports that:

La Scala's new ``Don Giovanni'' is nihilist, minimalist and high-risk. Blank walls, black-and white-costumes and a total absence of frippery characterize Peter Mussbach's somber take on Mozart's work, heralding ...

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Gerald Stein

Brea, CA

#1 Oct 16, 2006
We were there on Oct 10th. The music and singing were wonderful, the staging and costumes were a big disapointment. We have been season ticket holders for our local opera for years.
We did not go to La Scala to be part of a failed experiment.

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