For the rest of the item that begins -
Just from singers (and, even more, their agents) comes sufficient
information to place the cost of a massive buyout of artists'
contracts by the incoming San Francisco Opera administration at
around $1 million. Why, it's almost like real money!
see www.sfcv.org - Music Shorts
(And don't miss the URLs for the Ardoin-Richter Callas CD-R, further
down in the column - it is a living memorial to John, and a must-have
Janos Gereben/SF, CA
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