B1721. LUIGI ROGNONI. Gioacchino Rossini. Torino, Edizioni RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana, 1968. 509pp. Index; Discography; Photos; Illus.; DJ in mylar. (Italian Text) Superb copy of this original hardbound edition.
“Luigi Rognoni was musicologist of great stature and considered the leading Italian expert of the twelve-tone concept. He was also a theater director, editor, writer, conductor and scholar of musical aesthetics. After the war he had been actively following the Viennese musical vanguard. Professor of Music History at the University of Palermo in 1957, and since 1971 in Bologna.”
- Olive M. Domina