Pierluigi Petrobelli  (Padua, 1932 October 18th – Venice, 2012 March 1st)

Director of Istituto Nazionale di Studi Verdiani since 1980, he was Professor of Music History at  University “La Sapienza” in Rome from 1983 to 2005, member of Accademia dei Lincei and of Scientific Committee of Salzburg Mozarteum.

His areas of interest were Verdi’s music, Mozart (he edited with Wolgang Rehm the critical edition of Il Re pastore), and 18th Century Italian instrumental music.

 

GOVERNING BODY

President
Nicola Sani

Honorary President
Maria Mercedes Carrara Verdi


Administrative Board

. Federico Pizzarotti, Mayor of Parma
. Giancarlo Contini, Mayor of Busseto
. Loris Borghi, Chancellor of the University of Parma
.
Maria Mercedes Carrara Verdi, Representative of the Carrara Verdi family
. Andrea Chiesi, President of Conservatorio di musica "A. Boito"
. Mauro Tosti Croce, Representative of the Department of Archival and Library Collections of the Italian Ministry of Culture


Auditors 

. Daniela Bertocci, Representative of the Ministry of Culture
. Luca Laurini
, President
.
Stefania Valla
. Alessandro Giaquinto


Founding Members 

. The Italian Ministry of Culture, Department of Archival and Library Collections
. The City of Parma
. The City of Busseto
. The Province of Parma
. The University of Parma
. The Carrara Verdi family
. The Parma Conservatory of Music

Scientific Committee

. Vittorio Coletti
. Markus Engelhardt
. Michele Guerra
. Susanna Pasticci
. Alessandra Carlotta Pellegrini, President
. Massimo Pistacchi
. Giorgio Sanguinetti

Directors and Staff 

. Alessandra Carlotta Pellegrini, Scientific department manager
. Sandro Cappelletto,
Studi Verdiani magazine's director
.
Maria Luigia Pagliani, General Segretary
. Michela Crovi, Library
Giuseppe Martini, Editing and promotion
.  Jessica Aneli, Administrative