Forgotten Opera Singers

Forgotten Opera Singers
Forgotten Tenors: Leon Laffitte (2 photos), Richard Kubla, Luigi Marletta and William Miller

Aug 29, 2011

Elda Cavalieri (Soprano) (Ferrara ? - ?)



She made her debut approximately in 1890. From 1891 to 1898 she appeared in different italian opera theatres and only in 1899 she started her international career.

Chronology of some appearances

1891 Palermo Politeama Orfeo ed Euridice (Amore)
1894 Palermo Politeama Ballo in Maschera (Oscar)
1895 Catania Teatro Nazionale Fra' Diavolo (Zerlina)
1896 Reggio Calabria Teatro Comunale Forza del Destino (Leonora)
1897 Catania Teatro Nazionale Faust (Margherita)
1898 Pola Teatro Ciscutti Traviata (Violetta)
1899 Valencia Teatro Principal Manon Lescaut (Manon)
1900 Valencia Teatro Principal Otello (Desdemona)
1902 Bucarest Teatro Nazionale Lohengrin (Elsa)
1903 Bucarest Teatro Nazionale Aida (Aida)
1905 Havana Teatro Albisu Aida (Aida)
1906 Havana Teatro Albisu Andrea Chenier (Maddalena)
1912  Lisbona Coliseo Recrejos Boheme (Mimi)

RECORDINGS FOR SALE








Victor, 1906-07-27
Gioconda (Ponchielli): Suicidio! 74048 C3630-1
Mefistofele (Boito): L'altra notte in fondo al mare 74049

Victor, 1906-09-14
Aida (Verdi): O patria mia  74055 C3805-1

Victor, 1906-09-21
Traviata (Verdi): Addio del passato 64057 B-3823- 2
Boheme (Puccini): Valtzer di musetta 45020 B-3824-1

Victor, 1906-10-18
Fedora (Giordano): O grand’occhi lucenti 45019 B-3926- 2
Manon Lescaut (Puccini): In quelle trine  45020 B-3927- 2
Andrea Chenier (Giordano): La mamma morta  45019  B-3928- 1

Victor, 1906-10-24
Sevillana (Yradier) 64063 B-39361
Tu - Habanera (Fuentes) 64064 B-3937-1

Victor, 1906-10-27
Ultimo bacio (Tosti) 64065 B-39511
A una morena (Alvarez)  64066  B-3953-1
Non ti ricordi piu  (Doda) 64067 B-3954- 1 

1 comment:

  1. MOLTO BELLO!!! Thank you for sharing this valuable biographical information.

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