The American Friends of LacMus

Our Mission

American Friends of LacMus Festival (AFLF) is a US not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting the LacMus Festival at Lake Como, Italy. Founded in 2019 by the American Patrons of LacMus Festival, it’s mission is to ensure that the festival continue to provide world-class artistic programming, highest standard of performances and opportunities for the young musicians to share the stage with great Maestros in the classical music world.

AFLF also serves as the liaison between the LacMus Festival and American friends and patrons. It brings together lovers of classical music from across America and the globe to enjoy the music, arts, history, culture, traditions and friendship in one of the most enchanting settings in the world.

The Board of Directors

Michelle Horowitz
Richard Schulze
Timothy Molnar
Molly Pyot
Geoffrey Cone

The American Patrons in Lake Como

Your contribution supports our musicians, guest artists, and staff, helping bring music and inspiration to audiences around the world. Thank you.

The Artistic Directors

Louis Lortie
Paolo Bressan

Italian Leadership

Presidente: Avv. Mauro Barberi

Vicepresidente: Dott. Giovanni Mazzucchelli

Tesoriere: Rag. Ivo Bressan

Segretario Generale: Dott. Gabriele Bresciani

Consigliere: Hon. Ambass. Regine De Clercq

Consigliere: Dott. Patrick Droulers

Consigliere: Conte don Giulio Durini di Monza

Consigliere: Dott. Giuliano Francesco Galli

Consigliere: Dott. Gerolamo Gavazzi

Our Partners