James Lawrence Levine (; born June 23, 1943) is an American conductor and pianist. He is primarily known for his tenure as Music Director of the Metropolitan Opera (the "Met"), a position he held for 40 years (1976–2016).
James Lawrence Levine (/ l ɪ ˈ v aɪ n /; born June 23, 1943) is an American conductor and pianist.He is primarily known for his tenure as Music Director of the Metropolitan Opera (the "Met"), a position he held for 40 years (1976–2016). en.wikipedia.org
The Metropolitan Opera suspended James Levine, its revered conductor and former music director, on Sunday after three men came forward with accusations that Mr. Levine sexually abused them decades ago, when the men were teenagers. Peter Gelb, the general manager of the Met, announced that the ... www.nytimes.com
The Metropolitan Opera fired the conductor James Levine on Monday evening, ending its association with a man who defined the company for more than four decades after an investigation found what the Met called credible evidence that Mr. Levine had engaged in “sexually abusive and harassing conduct ... www.nytimes.com
The saying at the Met for the past 40 years has been ‘what Jimmy wants, Jimmy gets’. Last night Levine filed a $5.8 million lawsuit against the Metropolitan Opera, claiming unfair dismissal. Money aside, he also wants a reinstatement of his reputation. The Met has told him it will resist both ... slippedisc.com
Lawyers for the former music director of the Metropolitan Opera have filed suit in a New York court claiming unfair dismissal. He is seeking $5.8 million in damages and the restoration of ‘Levine’s name, reputation and career.’ He alleges that the Met and its general manager Peter Gelb by ... slippedisc.com