Alexander Pereira Soprintendente of “Teatro alla Scala” will speak about Toscanini and La Scala, the man and the institution. Il Maestro Arturo Toscanini ran La Scala before and after the war.
Dr. Pereira will be welcomed by HE the Italian Ambassador and will be introduced by Gaia Servadio.
Since 2014 Dr. Pereira is the new Soprintendente od La Scala “the leading theatre in the world” wrote Stendhal in 1817. Gaia Servadio has worked for the LSO, for Claudio Abbado, and for the Teatro Massimo in Palermo. She has written on music extensively.