Must Have 2007: Gerard Mortier

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Thursday, December 13, 2007

Impresario Gerard Mortier joins host Katherine Lanpher to discuss his vision of opera and share the music that he just can't live without. Part of WNYC's 2007 Must Have Festival.

Gerard Mortier

Incoming General Manager and Artistic Director, New York City Opera
The famed opera producer/impresario is currently finishing his tenure as director of the Paris National Opera. Mortier's first season at the City Opera, 2009-2010, will eschew Mozart and Puccini for 20th century works, including Philip Glass's "Einstein on the Beach."

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