Forgotten Opera Singers

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

Nov 27, 2011

Wanda Bardone (Soprano) (Cairo 1902 – Rome 1997)



She made her debut in 1923 in Cairo as Gilda. She has appeared primarily in Italian provincial stages, in any case, she has not sung at La Scala and only once, in 1925, at the Teatro Costanzi in Rome (as Gilda in ‘’Rigoletto’’).

Chronology of some appearances

1923 Cairo (Teatro Khedivale ?)
1925 Rome (Teatro Costanzi)
1927 Genova (Politeama Genovese)

RECORDINGS FOR SALE


 







Pathe, Milano 1926?
Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti): Sulla tomba with Aureliano Pertile 15296 88361
Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti): Verranno a te with Aureliano Pertile 15296 88539

Fonotipia, Milano 1927-01-19
Amico Fritz (Mascagni): Duetto delle ciliege P1, P2 with Giovanni Manuritta 120035aXXPh 5849
Amico Fritz (Mascagni): Duetto delle ciliege P2 with Giovanni Manuritta 120035b XXPh 5850
Traviata (Verdi): Scena della borsa part1 with Ferdinando Ciniselli, Aristide Baracchi, Ida Mannarini, Giuseppe Nessi, Giuseppe Menni and Giulio Fregosi 120076 XXPh 6067
Traviata (Verdi): Scena della borsa part 2 with Ferdinando Ciniselli, Aristide Baracchi, Ida Mannarini, Giuseppe Nessi, Giuseppe Menni and Giulio Fregosi 120076 XXPh 6068

Fonotipia, Milano 1927-05-14
Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti): Sorge il tremendo fantasma 120052 xxPh 5901
Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti): Ardon gl’incensi 120052 xxPh 5902

Fonotipia, Milano 1927-05-25
Rigoletto (Verdi): Bella figlia dell’amore with Giulio Fregosi, Aureliano Pertile and Irene Minghini-Cattaneo 120047 XXPh 5970
Rigoletto (Verdi): V’ho ingannato colpevole ful with Giulio Fregosi XXPh5973 XXPh 5973

Victor, USA  1927-02-09
Norma (Bellini): Casta Diva Victor 68908-A




















1 comment:

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

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