Claudio Abbado returns at La Scala after 26 years

30 October 2012

After 26 years, Claudio Abbado is back to conduct at La Scala. For the first time since 1986, tonight the Maestro is going to take the podium to lead the Filarmonica, along with the Orchestra Mozart di Bologna. To accompany him in Chopin’s Concerto No. 1 there will be Daniel Barenboim as piano soloist. The program […]

La Scala in 2013: Verdi, Wagner and ten outstanding debuts

20 June 2012

Dear all, the today’s “Prima delle prime” talk is the last before the summer break, but the Amici della Scala are already looking ahead to the next Scala’s season, which will open on December 7 with Richard Wagner’s Lohengrin, conducted by Daniel Barenboim. It’s going to be a year of  exceptional shows, mainly dedicated to Wagner and Giuseppe […]