Forgotten Opera Singers

Forgotten Opera Singers
Singers of the San Carlo Grand Opera Company

Dec 7, 2013

Giuseppe Kaschmann (Baritone) (Mali Lošinj 1847 – Rome 1925)




                                                       Wolfram in ''Tannhauser''


He was one of the best baritones of the late 19th century and the early 20th century. His real name was Josip Kašman. First he studied law, then singing with Alberto Giovanni. He made his debut (1876) in Turin as Alfonso in ‘’Favorita’’. Kaschmann performed with great success in Spain, Portugal, La Scala, Teatro Costanzi, Metropolitan Opera, Covent Garden, St. Petersburg, Moscow, Monte Carlo, Cairo, Teatro Colon (Buenos Aires), Bayreuth and Rio de Janeiro.

Chronology of some appearances

1876 Venezia Teatro Rossini Gioconda (Barnaba)
1879 Bilbao Teatro Principal Rigoletto (Rigoletto)

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G&T, Milano 1903-11/12
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