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Cleveland Orchestra's biggest fan in Vienna
The Chief Librarian of the Vienna State Opera shares Franz Welser Most's reverence for Vienna's musical history
by WKSU's VIVIAN GOODMAN
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Cleveland Orchestra Music Director Franz Welser Most is also General Music Director of the Vienna State Opera. So he has a second residence in Vienna.  His neighbor in the city's historic First District is his good friend, Peter Poltun, Chief Librarian of the VSO.

WKSU's Vivian Goodman is reporting this week on the orchestra's European tour, which will include concerts in Vienna.  She stopped by Poltun's office, a hallowed place filled with manuscripts and memories.
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