Giorgio Gaslini plays piano

Giorgio Gaslini, great musician of international reputation, has decided to donate to the city of Lecco its library and its discotheque, composed from thousands of volumes and discs, plus the wide archives of articles and texts written from the national and foreign press on its music, and all manuscripts originals of its compositions.

' a gesture in favor of music and the young ', has defined it Gaslini.

The precious material will find center to Villa Gomes, ancient residence of the Brazilian composer Antonio Carlos Gomes, that encounter of '’scapigliatura lombarda" in the '800 was the center’d.

The library of Lecco will predispose the catalogation of the entire material that, once ordered, will be to disposition of the public for the consultation of the volumes and for listening of discs.
The discografic collection comprises classic music, jazz, but also the ethnic music and the history of rock.
Entire project plan will be realized in the next year.
In 1998 they will have beginning, always to "Villa Gomes" , ' stages ' that M Gaslini means to hold for the young: international musical comedy-teatrale of interest will be dealt of specialization laboratories.

Thanks to the "Gaslini's Foundation" Lecco will become a propulsive center for only music in the national panorama and a pole of attraction for the young musicians of all the world.