Conductors

Silvio Bonaccorsi Barbato (M.A. 1995), 1959 – 2009

A graduate student in music history and prominent conductor, the Italian-Brazilian Silvio Bonaccorsi Barbato, died at age 50 on board Air France flight 447 from Rio de Janeiro to Paris when it crashed into the Atlantic off the coast of Fernando de Noronha on June 1. During the mid-1990s Silvio had studied with Philip Gossett […]