Appuntamento con l’Opera

Let’s talk about
Italian Opera.
 Il Barbiere di Siviglia conducted by Prof. Alexandra Amati 

IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA

Music by Gioachino Rossini
An Emilio Sagi Production

WATCH IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA
From April 25 to May 16 broadcastED ONLINE FOR FREE  

DISCUSS AND LEARN About IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA
THURSDAY, 20 MAY 2020 at 6:00pm on Zoom

Alexandra Amati, originally from Italy, holds a BA/MA in Slavic Studies and Philology from the University of Pisa (Italy), degrees in piano from the Conservatory of Music of Lucca (Italy), and both an MA and a Ph.D. in Musicology from Harvard University. She is a Professor of Music at the University of San Francisco. Her scholarly interests include the Italian Renaissance, Italian opera, Feminist criticism, and German Baroque choral music. She is or was a member of many Boards, including the SF Bach Choir (President and board member), the Harvard Club of San Francisco (President and board member), the Harvard Graduate School Alumni Council, the SF Early Music Society and many others. She is a professional program annotator and pre-concert lecturer for many Bay Area organizations, including the SF Symphony, the SF Opera, the SF Bach Choir, Philharmonia Baroque, and others. 

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