NYC Honorary Street Names
Lorenzo Da Ponte Way (Manhattan)
Location:At the corner of Church Street and Leonard Street
Honoree: Lorenzo Da Ponte (1749-1838), born in Italy, wrote the librettos of three of Mozartís operas, and was the first professor of Italian at what is now Columbia University. He helped establish Italian opera in New York City.
Contact | © 2005-2022 by Gilbert Tauber