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Charles Dutoit, At 80, Says Women Conductors Can Be ‘Even Better’ Than Men, But Young People Today Are ‘Well-Informed But Uncultivated’

“There is no reason why women cannot lead orchestras. Their talent is the same as men’s. Often women are even better. … Today there are no myths and young people can access an excessive amount of information. … Everything is done quickly, and because of this, … people are well informed but uncultivated.”
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