Amelita Galli-Curci, Louise Homer, Beniamino Gigli, Giuseppe De Luca (3) - Teures Mädchen, Sieh Mein Leiden (Vinyl)

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  • Amelita Galli-Curci (18 November – 26 November ) was an operatic coloratura soprano, one of the best regarded of the early 20th century. She was born as Amelita Galli into an upper-middle-class family in Milan, where she studied piano in her youth.
  • Enrico Caruso ; Giuseppe De Luca ; Amelita Galli-Curci ; Flora Perini: Vocal quartet (soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, and baritone), with orchestra: Victor: C in. 1/25/ Sextet (Chi mi frena) Angelo Bada ; Enrico Caruso ; Giuseppe De Luca ; Minnie Egener ; Amelita Galli-Curci ; .
  • Galli-Curci studied voice with Enrico Rosati and Estelle Liebling. Opera Singer. She was one of the leading coloratura sopranos of the 20th Century's Golden Age of Singing. She was "discovered" by Mascagni, sang opposite Caruso, Gigli and many others before a throat tumor forced her retirement from singing in the 's.
  • Aug 15,  · Amelita Galli-Curci: Queen of the Coloraturas Born in , in Milan, into a prominent and well to do family, Amelita Galli (the Curci is from a later disastrous marriage) seemed destined from youth for a musical career, but at first as a pianist.
  • Amelita Galli-Curci, nata Amelita Galli (Milano, 18 novembre – La Jolla, 26 novembre ), è stata un soprano italiano, dal stabilitasi permanentemente negli Stati uno dei più ammirati soprani di coloratura degli inizi del XX secolo.
  • Opera singer Amelita Galli-Curci had a connection to St. Louis Park through her second husband, Homer Samuels. Samuels was her accompanist and they married in It was Samuels’ brother, Dr. Harvey C. Samuels, who resided in the Oak Hill section of the Park, on Minnehaha Creek.
  • ‎Amelita Galli-Curci was one of the first female operatic stars of the phonograph. Compton Mackenzie, the founder of The Gramophon magazine said he could accept old age if he had as many records of Galli-Curci as of Caruso. Her background was Italian and Spanish. Born Amelita Galli, she was a piano s. Available with an Apple Music subscription.
  • Galli-Curci, Amelita (–)Italian coloratura soprano. Pronunciation: GAHL-uh KOOR-chee. Born Amelita Galli on November 18, , in Milan, Italy, of Italian-Spanish ancestry; died on November 26, , in La Jolla, California; studied harmony, composition, and the piano under Vincenzo Appiani at the Royal Conservatory in Milan; was mainly a self-taught singer, though she studied.
  • Amelita Galli-Curci/Louise Homer/Beniamino Gigli/Giuseppe de Luca/Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera, New York/Giulio Setti, Category: Artist, Top Tracks: Verdi: Rigoletto, Act 3 Scene 3: No. 12, Quartetto, "Bella figlia dell'amore" (Ducca, Maddalena, Gilda, Rigoletto), Monthly Listeners: 32, Where People Listen: Dublin, Edinburgh, Brighton.

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