2014-2015: Digitisation of audio tapes for Archivio Storico del Teatro Regio di Parma
Funded by Fondazione Casa della Musica and Comune di Parma
Teatro Regio di Parma is one of the most important Italian Opera theatres, founded in 1829. Its Historical Archive preserves the memory of the Italian Melodramma: portraits, pictures, posters, croquis drawings, projects, manuscripts, printed music, librettos, newspapers, costumes, jewellery and an inestimable audiovisual heritage.
Original tapes: 352
‘Baked’ Tapes: 176
Hours of re-recorded audio: approx. 1700
New digital carriers created: 1400 (CD and DVD)