After Glyndebourne

We gave a week of “Albert Herring” interspersed with “The Rape of Lucretia” at Covent Garden Opera House. In one of the intervals, Ernest Ansermet, the famous conductor leaned over the orchestra pit rail and asked if I would be interested in joining his orchestra, the “Suisse  Romande”, based in Geneva, Switzerland  I met him in his hotel later and Ben urged me to take it as I could play the winter seasons in Geneva and then the summer seasons with him, but my wife was adamant; she wouldn’t move to Geneva.

Advertisements
Published in: on October 1, 2006 at 4:01 pm  Leave a Comment  
Tags: , , ,

The URI to TrackBack this entry is: https://robertmeyer.wordpress.com/2006/10/01/after-glyndebourne/trackback/

RSS feed for comments on this post.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: