On 2018-08-05 8:19 AM, O wrote:
> In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
> Thornhill <***@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Friday, August 3, 2018 at 7:34:55 PM UTC-5, ***@gmail.com wrote:
>>> Judging from the booing, it appears that Mr. Domingo's vanity turn as
>>> conductor at Bayreuth didn't go so well.
>>> For those who don't read German the review is pretty much a slam esp.
>>> compared to Petrenkos conducting in the same production. It also says that
>>> it appeared Domingo did not believe the booing when he came out for his
>>> solo bow and after only came out for bows with others.
>> I'm not really sure what the audience was expecting. If you're going to
>> Bayreuth then you're likely an experienced opera-goer who knows that Domingo
>> is a second-rate conductor. Why go unless you just wanted to boo?
> Maybe they got only a third rate performance out of the second-rate
...of a 4th rate work?