The Bertelsmann-owned Archivio Storico Ricordi in Milan contains a wealth of unique testimonies to Italian opera history: thousands of original scores, librettos, historical photographs, costume and stage designs, and the Ricordi publishing company’s business correspondence spanning almost 200 years. Bertelsmann is indexing the archival holdings to meet the latest standards and making the cultural treasures accessible for a wide audience.
Press Release | Milan/Gütersloh, 01/18/2023
Archivio Storico Ricordi Makes Extensive Photo Collection on Italian Opera History Available Online
Press Release | Gütersloh, 09/30/2022
Exhibition at Bundeskunsthalle in Bonn Features Numerous Loans from Ricordi Archive
Press Release | Gütersloh, 11/29/2021