In the largest single gift to the San Francisco Opera, a Palo Alto couple has donated $40 million to the long-running, prestigious company.

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Wow. Too bad they don’t want to do oboe reed research, you know? Or just buy us a bunch of reeds.

Or … I guess more realistically … too bad they didn’t give this to Opera San José. That would have been nice!

2 Comments

  1. BTW, don’t buy reeds here, I did and never received my order.

    myworld.ebay.com/woodwindreed2008/

    It’s a fraud. The owner of this page is someone called “Xia Y Su”.

  2. I wouldn’t buy those reeds anyway, since they aren’t the long scrape. But thanks for the warning! :-)

    I hope you didn’t purchase many.