Silvio Barbato

 

Age: 50

 

Summary: Italian-born Brazilian prominent operatic conductor and composer who spent many years as director of the country's leading opera house Teatro Municipal in Rio de Janeiro, and had also served twice as longtime artistic director of the Brasilia National Theatre Symphony Orchestra in the nation's capital city from 1989 to 1992 and 1999 to 2006.

 

 

Cause of Death: Airplane accident

 

Born: May 11, 1959

 

Died: June 1, 2009

 

Location: Fernando de Noronha, Brazil