Laurence Glavin wrote:
>The Boston Globe for Thursday, March 17th ran a lengthy front-page
>article (with a "jump" to a page in Section A) about the toll that
>all the excitement of James Levine's first season as Music Director is
>taking on the players, especially the strings.
The concerts are longer on the average. than previously- three concert
performances of "The Flying Dutchman" in a recent week. Furthermore,
there is more unfamiliar music. In the coming week, two world premiers!!!