Philip Eisenbeiss’ biography of Barbaja released in Italy
My friend Phil Eisenbeiss – a long time Hong Kong resident with a great passion for Italian Opera – is going to present his latest book on the 15 of November 2013, at Sicis’s showroom, Wanchai. It is a biographical narrative of the life and times of Domenico Barbaja, a great Opera impresario, born into a humble family in a poor village near Milano.
But now there is an Italian translation, which has been release in Turin:
Here is a presentation I wrote for Dino Messina’s blog ‘La Nostra Storia’ on Corriere della Sera. The parallel between Domenico Barbaja and former Italian prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has added some spice to it.