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  • April 16

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    Birthdays: AprilShowers

     

    Pedro António Avondano (1714),  Józef Stefani (1800), Karel Bendl (1838),  Charles Silver (1868), Mykolas Bukša (1869),  John Millington Synge (1871), Constance Shacklock (1913),  Carol Brice (1918), Marie Collier (1927), Rosa Dzhamanova (1928)

    Losses:

    Stefano Benedetto Pallavicino (1742), Yevstigney Fomin (1800- O.S.), John Barnett (1890), Margaret Sheridan (1958), István Kertész (1973), Maria Caniglia (1979), Anatoly Nikolayevich Alexandrov (1982), John Reardon  (1988), Josef Greindl (1993), Herbert Wernicke (2002)

    CorazzaMS

    Special Mention:

    Rémy Corazza

    (* April 16, 1933)

    81st Birthday

     

    PruslinMS

    Special Mention:

    Stephen Pruslin

    (* April 16, 1940)

    74th Birthday

     

    NucciMS

    Special Mention:

    Leo Nucci

    (* April 16, 1942)

    72nd Birthday

    www.leonucci.net

     

    Davies MS

    Special Mention:

    Dennis Russell Davies

    (* April 16, 1944)

    70th Birthday

     

    AshmanMS

    Special Mention:

    Mike Ashman

    (* April 16, 1950)

    64th Birthday

    AlcinaMS

    Special Mention:

    Alcina, GF Handel

    London, Covent Garden Theatre

    World Premiere

    1735

     

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                                      April 16

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    what makes the baritone voice so special: from Nabbuco to I Due Foscari, from Macbeth to Luisa Miller, and Rigoletto, and Germont in Traviata — for Verdi, it’s the voice of authority. The voice of fathers. The voice of calm. The voice that as children, we heard in the arms of our fathers, right next to his heart.

    NucciQuote   – Leo Nucci (*April 16, 1942) www.leonucci.net

                                         

     

     

     

     

     

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