Forgotten Opera Singers

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

Dec 25, 2011

Nazzareno Franchi (Bass) (1860? -?)



He had a long and successful career which started approximately in 1887 and finished in 1932. In 1932 he performed in Montecarlo at the Théâtre du Casino in Puccini’s ‘’Turandot’’ with soprano Mária Németh.

Chronology of some appearances

1889 Teatro Regio Turin ‘’Traviata’’ with Gemma Bellincioni/Josephina Huguet, Vincenzo Bieletto/Alberto Amadi and Emanuele Bucalo

1899 Teatro Regio Turin  ‘’Violante’’  with Vincenzo Bieletto, Adele Antinori,  Emanuele Bucalo, Attilio Pulcini and Emma Decima

1908 Teatro Regio Parma ‘’Lohengrin’’ with Ignazio Digas, Marino Aineto, Maria Antonietta Isaia, Maria Grasse, and Luigi Ferroni

1909 Teatro Regio Parma "Madama Butterfly’’ with Zina Brozia, Giuseppe Acerbi, Anna Gramegna, Luigi Ferroni and Renzo Minolfi.

RECORDINGS FOR SALE

 






Berliner, Milano 1899-07
Faust (Gounod): Dio dell'or  52592 2877
Barbiere di Siviglia (Rossini): La calunnia 52597 2878
Don Carlo (Verdi): E tempo alfin 52596 2927

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

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