"My first experience of La Scala was hearing the Anvil Chorus"
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La Scala
Creative Commons AttributionLa Scala - Credit: Bernt Rostad, Flickr

Teattro alla Scala is the world-famous opera house in Milan.  

The Anvil Chorus comes from Il Trovatore by Verdi.   Known as the gypsy chorus (Coro di zingari) in Italian, it comes at the beginning of Act II, when the gypsies strike their anvils at dawn in celebration of women in wine.

Listen on Spotify: The Anvil Chorus