Last month, statistics from the classical-music website Bachtrack confirmed this to a public that wasn’t particularly surprised: Gergiev has long been notorious for a schedule that might slaughter a less resilient soul. One concertgoer commented that the site’s proffered number for Gergiev’s performances last year, 88, was incomplete; the true figure was probably closer to 130. That averages one every 2.8 days.
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