I am glad to announce the publication of my article Opera or ballet? Ottorino Respighi vs. Sergei Diaghilev: a study of the sources for La boutique fantasque, Le astuzie femminili, La serva padrona, «Archival notes», Venezia, Fondazione Giorgio Cini, II, 2017, pp. 1-16. (issn: 2499-832x).
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Save the dates! On July 7th, 2017 and on July 9th 2017, I will conduct two performances of Paisiello-Respighi’s “La Serva padrona” with the Sinfonica Siciliana.
Serpina: Raffaella Palumbo
Uberto: Francesco Leone
Vespone: Sandro Dieli
July 7th, 9pm, Palermo, Palazzo Riso. More info here.
July 9th, 9pm, Terrasini, Palazzo d’Aumale. More info here.
See you in Sicily!