Jacques Pottier

Jacques Pottier

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jacques Pottier, (born 17 August 1930, Darn tal, France), is a French operatic Lyric tenor and recording artist. He was a Principal Tenor with the Op ra National de Paris. Pottier entered the Paris Conservatory in 1954, in the class of Ketty Lapeyrette, while taking lessons in Rouen with Rose Pocidalo with whom he made his debut in Werther in 1957. He was also taught by Paul Cabanel, Jean Claverie and Maurice Faure, and after winning a first prize in singing at the Paris Conservatory in 1956, he was awarded a grant to study at the Accademia Musicale Chigiana in Sienna, Italy. While there he was noticed by the singer Gina Cigna who invited him to work for her in Milan. In 1961 Pottier sang in Lille[where?] as The Unknown Prince (Cal f) in Turandot. The following year he entered the Op ra National de Paris as Principal Tenor and played the role of An Italian Singer in Der Rosenkavalier, performing with Elisabeth Schwarzkopf.show more

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  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 118g
  • Fer Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136641704
  • 9786136641706