DEATH / OBITUARIES : Anton Coppola has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 10, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
The conductor Anton Coppola has died aged 102. His career, which began as a boy chorister in the @MetOpera’s first Turandot in 1926 (!), included significant chapters at @MSMnyc and @OperaTampa. He was the uncle – not godfather – of Francis Ford Coppola. pic.twitter.com/N2N5LVSJ74