Opera Quiz: Test Out Your Knowledge of Arturo Toscanini’s Legendary Career

By David Salazar

Arturo Toscanini is one of the greatest conductors in history.

He championed a number of new operas during his time, leading dozens of world premieres. He was a favorite of Puccini, championed the operas of Catalani, and even impressed the young Verdi as a young musician.

Throughout his career, he held a plethora of important posts, including music director of La Scala in Milan, the Metropolitan Opera in New York, and the New York Philharmonic. He would also be appointed the first music director of the NBC Symphony Orchestra.

But his career has a lot more to explore. So we prepared this quiz precisely for said purpose. How well do you know Arturo Toscanini’s career?


Opera Quiz