L on Escalais

L on Escalais

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. L on Escala?'s (August 8, 1859, Cuxac-d'Aude - November 8, 1941, Paris) was a prominent Gallic tenor, particularly associated with French and Italian heroic roles. His lean, nimble and powerful voice was noted for the ease and brilliance of its upper register. Born L once-Antoine Escala s, he commenced his vocal studies as a young man at the Music Conservatory of Toulouse, where he won prizes for singing and opera performance. He continued his studies at the Paris Conservatory with two well-known teachers of the day, Crosti and Obin, prior to making his professional debut at the Th tre du Ch teau (Paris) in 1882, in Sardanapale by Jean-Baptiste Duvernoy. Escala?'s was offered a contract by the Paris Op ra. His first appearance with the Paris Op ra at the Palais Garnier occurred in 1883, as Arnold in Guillaume Tell. (Arnold would become one of his signature roles.)show more

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  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 150g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136644967
  • 9786136644967