In: Baritone

Riccardo Stracciari – the greatest baritone who ever lived?
September 28, 2018

Riccardo Stracciari (June 26, 1875 – October 10, 1955) was a leading Italian baritone. His repertoire consisted mainly of Italian operatic... Read More
Mattia Battistini – Bel Canto Baritone
July 30, 2018

Mattia Battistini was considered to be one of the greatest singers of opera.  He displays on record the perfect blending of... Read More
Apollo Granforte, the Great Verdi Baritone
April 21, 2018

I have two purposes in this posting.  I would like to introduce Apollo Granforte, who was a great Verdi baritone, with... Read More
Heinrich Schlusnus, Verdi Baritone
March 2, 2018

Three Songs by R. Strauss Three Songs by Richard Strauss on youtube Zueignung, Traum Durch die Dammerung, and Freundliche Vision Zueignung in…

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Callas et al., Lucia Sextet, live in Berlin, 1955, von Karajan (c)
February 15, 2018

Callas et al., Lucia di Lamermoor Sextet, live in Berlin, 1955, von Karajan (c) Those who know me well know that... Read More
Pearl Fishers Duet – Bizet: Jussi Björling and Robert Merrill
February 14, 2018

Pearl Fishers Duet – Bizet: Jussi Björling and Robert Merrill This duet has been sung by many different people. I have…

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