Alfredo Antonini (May 31, 1901–November 3, 1983) was a leading Italian-American symphony conductor and composer who was active on the international concert stage as well as on the CBS radio and television networks from the 1930s through the 1960s. In 1971 he received an Emmy Award for best musical performance on television for his conducting of the premiere of Ezra Laderman’s opera And David Wept for CBS television.
CELEBRATED: Composer, Conductor
ASSOCIATIONS: Student of Arturo Toscanini
ADDITIONAL KEY INFO: Leading Italian-American symphony conductor