(b Perugia, 1886; d Rome, 1964). It. conductor. Began career in Rome. Cond. at Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires, for 8 seasons and at Rio de Janeiro. Ass. to Toscanini at La Scala 1925–9. Cond. Rome Opera 1929–33, art. dir. 1944–7. Cond. La traviata recording with Callas.
From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.