Forgotten Opera Singers

Forgotten Opera Singers

Jun 1, 2012

Georges Granal (Tenor)

He began his stage career in French provincial theaters. In 1910 he was engaged by the Grand Opéra of Paris, where he made his debut in ‘’Sigurd’’ of  E. Reyer. He had a long career in this opera house.

Chronology of some appearances

1912-1914 Paris Grand Opéra Huguenots, Aida, Samson et Dalila,  Rigoletto
1924-1925 Paris Grand Opéra La damnation de Faust, Lohengrin, Boris Godunov



Gramophone, Paris 1909-12-30
Huguenots (Meyerbeer): Ah, quel spectacle 032127  012881/2V
Guglielmo Tell (Rossini): Asile hereditaire 032128 01289v

Gramophone, Paris 1910-03-05
Aida (Verdi): Celeste Aida  032133  01345v

Gramophone, Paris 1910-03-18
Samson et Dalila (Saint-Saens): Vois ma misere, helas 032139  01365v

Gramophone, Paris 1910-03-23
Juive (Halevy): Dieu m’éclaire, 4-32018 15555u
Juive (Halevy): Va prononcer ma mort 032141 01371v

Gramophone, Paris 1910-03-29
Juive (Halevy):  Air de la Pâque  032142 01382v

Gramophone, Paris 1910-05-18
Sigurd (Reyer): Des présents de Gunther, duo 4° acte with Jane Lindsay 034061 01490v

Gramophone, Paris 1910-05-20
Muette de Portici (Auber):  Duo, Amour sacré with Henri Sylvain 34237 15809u

Gramophone, Paris 1910-05-24
Samson et Dalila (Saint-Saens): Arretez, o mes freres  4-32082 15817u

Gramophone, Paris 1910-05-25
Sigurd (Reyer): Prince du Rhin, entrée de Sigurd 032146 01504v

Gramophone, Paris 1910-06-14
Samson et Dalila (Saint-Saens): Israël, romps ta chaîne 4-32084  15864u
Samson et Dalila (Saint-Saens): Je viens célébrer ta victoire with Suzanne Brohly and Armand Narçon 034086 01548v

Gramophone, Paris 1910-06-17
Aida (Verdi): J'entends sur moi le marbre qui retombe with Odette Carlyle 034069 01560v

Gramophone, Paris 1910-07-25
Sigurd (Reyer): Un souvenir poignant 4-32092 15910u
Juive (Halevy):  Rachel, quand du Seigneur, 32169 01660v

Gramophone, Paris 1909/1910
Sigurd (Reyer): J’avais lu dans ton coeur with  Suzanne Brohly W 463 33229

Caid (Thomas): L’amour ce dieu profane with  Armand Narcon RF 13 C. 
Chalet (Adam): Dans le service de l’Autriche with  Armand Narcon RF 13 C. 

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