• Semiramide: an editorial discovery!

    The discovery of the stage band score for Semiramide happened here. Read the first hand account by one of the people who made it.

  • What are they saying about Semiramide?

    Semiramide is returning to the Metropolitan Opera. Who was this legendary figure ( fact or myth?) and how did this magnificent work come to be?

  • The Friends of the Rossini Opera Festival celebrates its 10th birthday

    And what better way than with appearances at ROF 2018 of Daniela Barcelona and Juan Diego Florez, two members of the Honorary Board at ROF 2018 !

  • Tributes to Philip Gossett

    The passing of Professor Philip Gossett, earlier this year, brought tributes and acclamation in the numerous obituaries that were published shortly after his death. We invited some of the many scholars, artists, and students who worked with Professor Gossett over the years to share some of their memories.

  • Tributes to Alberto Zedda

    The passing of Alberto Zedda earlier this year was an incredible loss to the international Rossini community. Those who did not have the chance to know or work with Maestro Zedda may get an idea of the magnitude of the loss from the following tributes and recollections which we have gathered here…