She hadn’t sung there for 19 years – and last night she discovered why.
The regular cliques and claques gave vent to their feelings and, while there was loud applause for her Mozart and Rossini arias, there were also plenty of boos. Daiel Barenboim, the music director, is said to be furious but there’s not much he can do. That’s Scala for you.
Here’s the first report in Corriere della Serra.
And further report here, with picture, on Gramilano.