(b Milan, 1928).
It. conductor and musicologist. Début Milan 1956. Taught at Cincinnati Coll. of Mus. 1957–9. Cond. at Deutsche Oper, Berlin, 1961–3, then NY City Opera. Prod. critical edn. of Rossini's Il barbiere di Siviglia (Milan 1969) which he cond. at CG 1975. Co‐ed. with Philip Gossett of complete edn. of Rossini's works.