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musician

Pine Donati, musician. Recipient Commendatore dell’Italia, King Umberto of Italy, 1937; Cavaliere della Cultura, Lisbon, 1946. Served with Italian Army, 1927.

Background

Donati, Pine was born on May 9, 1907 in Verona, Italy. Son of Felice and Dorina (Maceri) Donati.

Education

Student Liberal Arts School, Verona, Italy, Verdi Conservatory of Milan. Protege Riccardo Zandonai.

Career

1 son, Paolo. General manager Teatro Arena, Verona, Italy. General manager Teatro Communale, Bologna. Artistic director Teatro San Carlos, Lisbon, Portugal.

Musical assistant to general manager Lyric Opera, Chicago, 1958, artistic co-director, 1958-1975. Conducted operas, Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, S.A., Egypt. Composer symphonic music, chamber music.

Composer opera in two acts Corradino lo Svevo, 1932, three acts Lancilotto del Lago, 1939.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles Italian newspapers.

Membership

Served with Italian Army, 1927.

Connections

Married Maria Canigila, September 3, 1939.

father:
Felice Donati

mother:
Dorina (Maceri) Donati

spouse:
Maria Canigila