Forgotten Opera Singers

Forgotten Opera Singers

Aug 12, 2013

Enrico Giordani (Tenor) (1860 ? – Bologna 1905)

He was a famous comprimario who probably made his debut in 1886 at the Teatro Regina Margherita in Genoa as Dancaire in ‘’Carmen’’. In 1896 he performed in World Premiere of Giordano’s ‘’Andrea Chenier’’ appearing as Incredible. During his career Giordano appeared in Genoa, Milano, Napoli, Venezia, New York, Roma, Monte Carlo, Bologna, Paris and Boston. In 1905 at Bologna he committed suicide. In the year of his death in New York he made only two records for Columbia.

Chronology of some appearances

1886 Genoa Teatro Regina Margherita
1896 Milano La Scala


Columbia, New York 1905
Sul margine d'un rio (Baldelli)  3122

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