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Pietro Mascagni (1863-1945)

Donald Macleod explores the life and work of Mascagni, who triumphed in his early twenties with his opera Cavalleria Rusticana and, during his lifetime, was one of the most famous figures in Italy

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5/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Mascagni's last years in Rome.

Fri 6 Dec 2013 18:00 BBC Radio 3

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