Biography

Speaker

Inside Music speaker ALEXANDRA AMATI holds degrees in Slavic studies and philology from the Università degli Studi di Pisa, in piano from the Conservatory of Music of Lucca, and a Ph.D. in musicology from Harvard. She is Professor of Music in the Performing Arts Department at the University of San Francisco and is currently writing a book about the presentation and treatment of women in opera. In addition to serving as a pre-concert lecturer for the SF Symphony, she is a lecturer and program annotator for San Francisco Opera and the San Francisco Bach Choir.