Riccardo Muti

Culture
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 10/10/2013 - 05:06
Italian conductor and music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Riccardo Muti will lead the combined forces of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the…
by Natalie Aldern | Thu, 11/10/2011 - 08:34
Riccardo Muti was on hand at the commencement ceremonies at the University of Turin to accept an honorary degree from the school.The humble maestro accepted…
Culture
by Natalie Aldern | Mon, 09/19/2011 - 09:23
Though he was to become known as one of the most talented tenors in the world, Salvatore Licitra did not have a musical childhood. Born in Bern, Switzerland…
Life + Style
by Natalie Aldern | Tue, 09/06/2011 - 00:49
Often called the “New Pavarotti,” Italian tenor Salvatore Licitra died Monday from head and chest injuries he sustained in a motorbike crash.Licitra was not…
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by Natalie Aldern | Thu, 07/28/2011 - 03:47
Born 28th of July 1941 in Naples, Riccardo Muti was infused with a love of music from an early age by his mother, a professional singer, as well as his amateur…
Culture
by Natalie Aldern | Mon, 03/28/2011 - 06:08
In 2011, Riccardo Muti has already won two Grammys and been awarded the most prestigious prize in classical music. Now, Muti is using his obvious talent and…
Culture
by Natalie Aldern | Fri, 03/18/2011 - 07:33
Italian maestro Riccardo Muti is having an incredible year. After winning two Grammys from a hospital bed where he was recovering from major surgery, the…
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by Natalie Aldern | Tue, 02/15/2011 - 02:02
Known for his temper and his talent, famous Italian conductor Riccardo Muti won two Grammys on Sunday night.Muti was awarded two of the top prizes in the…