Forgotten Opera Singers

Forgotten Opera Singers
Singers of the San Carlo Grand Opera Company

Jul 30, 2014

Concetto Paterna (Bass) (Catania 1870 - ?1940)


Probably he made his debut in 1890. He had a long and successful career and during his tage career made guest appearances in Lisbon (1891), Rio de Janeiro (1899), Alessandria (1901), Buenos Aires (1906), Montevideo (1906), Madrid (1906), New York (1908) etc. He retired from the stage in 1938.

Chronology of some appearances

1891 Lisbona  Teatro San Carlos Crispino e la comare (Don Fabrizio)
1897 Savona Teatro Chiabrera Boheme (Benoit/Alcindoro)
1900 Cagliari Teatro Civico Boheme (Benoit/Alcindoro)
1904 Torino Teatro Vittorio Emanuele Resurrezione di F.Alfano
1908 Genova  Teatro Carlo Felice Tosca (Sagrestano)
1910 Cremona Politeama Verdi  Don Pasquale (Don Pasquale)
1915 Madrid Teatro Reale  Boheme (Benoit/Alcindoro)
1918 Firenze Teatro Della Pergola Barbiere di Siviglia (Don Bartolo)
1920 Londra Covent Garden   Tosca (Sagrestano)
1925 Basilea Opera Barbiere di Siviglia (Don Bartolo)
1929 Livorno Politeama Crispino e la Comare (Crispino)
1931 Modena  Teatro Storchi Elisir d'amore (Dulcamara)
1937 Ravenna  Teatro Alighieri Matrimonio Segreto (Robinson)
1938 Chianciano Teatro Delle Terme Barbiere di Siviglia (Don Bartolo)

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Fonotipia, Milano 1910-12-10
Tutti in maschera (Pedrotti): Don Gregorio 92769 xPh 4446
Tutti in maschera (Pedrotti): Dunque l'opera è caduta? 92770  xPh 4447



















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