Forgotten Opera Singers

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

Sep 12, 2011

Giovanni Cesarani (Tenor)



He was born around 1860 and was one of the first singers hired to Record operatic music. He recorded for Berliner in 1896 and later for Gramophone.

Chronology of some appearances

1899  Bologna Teatro Duse Cavalleria Rusticana (Turiddu)
1900  Novara  Teatro Coccia Pagliacci (Canio)
1900  Empoli Teatro Salvini Carmen (Don Jose)
1900  Roma  Teatro Adriano Pagliacci (Canio)
1900 Ferrara  Teatro Bonacossa Jone di E. Petrella (Glauco)
1903  Milano  Teatro Dal Verme Ernani (Ernani)
1904 Padova  Teatro della Rotonda Norma (Pollione)
1911 Suzzara  Teatro Sociale Ernani (Ernani)
1912 Torino Teatro Balbo Norma (Pollione)

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 RECORDINGS FOR SALE

 






Berliner, Milano 1899-07
Otello (Verdi):  Esultate! 52577 2824
Guarany (Gomez):  Pery m'appella 52566 2835
Manon Lescaut (Puccini):  Tra voi, belle 52585 2883
Favorita (Donizetti):  Vieni, vieni with Ramona Galan  54112 2893 
Favorita (Donizetti): Sprito gentil 52568 859 
Aida (Verdi):  Morir si pura e bella 52582 2917

G&T, Milano 1901-07
Trovatore (Verdi):  Miserere with Bice Adami 54511 3261a
Gioconda (Ponchielli):  Gia ti veggo 52216 3292a
Boheme (Puccini):  O Mimi tu piu non torni with Ferruccio Corradetti  54000  325b
Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti): Per te d'immenso giubilo 54526 368b

1 comment:

  1. MOLTO BELLO!!! Thank you my Friend for sharing this Valuable Biographical information.

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