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LIFE UPON THE WICKED STAGE: NEW BOOKS IN THE PERFORMING ARTS - The Real Toscanini: Musicians Reveal the Maestro

January 9, 2014

Program Locations:

New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter Auditorium

Author Cesare Civetta will give a presentation on Arturo Toscanini, the conductor who raised the standards of orchestral and operatic performance over an astonishing 68 years on the podium. Civetta’s  new book published by Amadeus press is a collection of vivid interviews with 50 artists who worked with the great conductor.