ROME, 31 JAN – “We are in contact, I asked to be present with a recorded message. It must be a message of peace, it will be broadcast on Saturday evening after the 28 performances of the singers in the competition. I understand and I am not surprised that your intervention can divide, but all wars are horrible and we have a duty not to forget this ”. It is a passage from the interview that Amadeus, artistic director and conductor of the Sanremo festival, which starts on February 7, granted to ‘Chi’, on newsstands from Wednesday 1 February. (HANDLE).