Claudio was an Italian conductor. He worked in a bunch of different places. For example the La Scala opear house. He was born in Milan, Italy in 1933 he was the some of a violinist. So music was in his blood. He got a great opportunity many orchestral rehearsals and feel in love. He had a great life from 1968 to 1986 he conducted in his hometown then he conducted in the opear house from 1986 to 1991. He also was the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. He did a lot of romantic music but he also did modern music. One big achievement he has was in 1973 when he won the Mozart Medal. Also in 2012 he was put on the Gramophone hall of fame.