12 Mar 2011

   The life of the late Metropolitan Opera bass Cesare Siepi will be celebrated at the Bruno Walter Auditorium on Saturday, March 19th, 2011 at 6 p.m. The celebration will include former Met singer Roberta Peters, Walfredo Toscanini (the conductor’s grandson) and Siepi family members. The Italian bass appeared in nearly 500 performances with the Metropolitan Opera from 1950 to 1973.
   The Bruno Walter Auditorium is located at 111 Amsterdam Avenue, between West 63rd and West 64th Streets. Call (212) 721-6500 for more information.