Forgotten Opera Singers

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

Jul 7, 2013

Roberto Janni (Baritone)



Along with those musical studies continued reaching university degree in medicine. (In 1911 he was called by the prefect of Rovigo in to help cope with an outbreak of cholera) and in 1918 was military. In 1914 he begun a new career as tenor making his debut at Storchi of Modena as Radames in Aida.

Chronology of some appearances

1908 Padova  Teatro Verdi Traviata (Germont)
1910 Roma Teatro Costanzi  Lohengrin (Araldo)
1911 Madrid  Teatro Reale Crepuscolo DeglI Dei (Alberico)
1912 Novara Teatro Coccia Isabeau (Re Raimondo)
1913 Bari  Teatro Petruzzelli Aida (Amonasro)
1914 Bari Teatro Petruzzelli Gioconda (Barnaba)

RECORDINGS FOR SALE









Edison 2-min cylinders
Andrea Chenier (Giordano): Nemico della patria Unpubl. 44917

Gramophone, Milano 1914-03-31
Carmen (Bizet): Ho nome Escamillo with Bernardo De Muro DB554 2-054056      
Trovatore (Verdi):  E deggio e posso with Bernardo De Muro, Vincenzo Bettoni and  Maria Baldini    2-054057  746m  


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