Riccardo Muti

Riccardo Muti

Italian conductor
Riccardo Muti OMRI KBE is an Italian conductor. He currently holds two music directorships, at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and at the Orchestra Giovanile Luigi Cherubini.Wikipedia
BornJuly 28, 1941
HometownNaples, Italy
SpouseCristina Mazzavillani
ChildrenChiara Muti , Domenico Muti , Francesco Muti

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Meeting Muti at age 10, Rustioni knew he wanted to conduct

  • Daniele Rustioni was a 10-year-old in the La Scala children’s chorus when he saw Riccardo Muti for the first time. “I want to be him,” Rustioni recalled thinking. With his 40th birthday approaching on April 18, Rustioni is music director of the Lyon Opera in France and the Ulster Orchestra in Northern Ireland.


Riccardo Muti meets with striking CSO musicians Tuesday

Musicians for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra remain on strike Tuesday and met with CSO Music Director Riccardo Muti.
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