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2 April Almanac

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  • James F
    Singers who were born on 2 April Marcellus Laroon Baritone Born 2 Apr 1679 London Died 1 Jun 1772 Created Sylvander in Temple of Love (Fedeli) Sang in
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      Singers who were born on 2 April
       
      Marcellus Laroon   Baritone
      Born 2 Apr 1679 London  Died 1 Jun 1772
      Created Sylvander in Temple of Love (Fedeli)
      Sang in premiere of Grove (Purcell D)
                                      Rival Queens (Purcell D / Finger)
                                      Macbeth (Leveridge)
       
      Willoughby Hunter Weiss Bass
      Born 2 Apr 1820 Liverpool Died 24 Oct 1867
      Debut as Oroveso in Norma (Bellini) 1842
      Teachers:-    Georgina Smart, Michael Balfe
       
      Marc Bonnehee    Baritone
      Born 2 Apr 1828 Moumours
      Created Guy de Montford in Vespri Siciliani (Verdi)
       
      Selma Nicklass-Kempner Teacher of Singing
      Born 2 Apl 1849 Died 22 Dec 1928
      Debut 1867
      Teacher :-    Jenny Meyer
      Pupils     :-    Rita Fornia, Gertrude Forstel, Mary Hagen, Frieda Hempel
                          Estelle Liebling, Ottilie Metzger-Lattermann, Rachel Morton
                          Ursula van Dieman, Julie Shelley
       
      Ernst Van Dyck Tenor
      Born 2 Apr 1861 Antwerp Died 31 Aug 1923
      Debut as Lohengrin in Lohengrin (Wagner) 1887
      Teachers:-    Saint-Yves Bax, Emmanuel Chabrier, Jules Massenet
      Created Patrice in Moina (De Lara)
                    Werther in Werther (Massenet)
      Sang in premiere of Vassal De Szigetti (Smareglia)
       
      Rudolf Bockelmann  Baritone
      Born 2 Apr 1892 Bodenteich Died 9 Oct 1958
      Debut as Herald in Lohengrin 16 Apl 1921
      Teachers:-    Oscar Lassner, Karl Scheidemantel, Walter Soomer
      Pupil       :-    Hans Hotter
      Created Rembrandt van Rijn in Rembrandt van Rijn (Klenek)
                   Orest in Leben des Orest (Krenek)                         
       
      Paul Lohmann  Teacher of  Singing
      Born 2 Apr 1894 Halle
      Pupils     :-    Ingrid Bjoner, Toni Blankenheim, Roland Hermann,
                          Hanne Lore Kuhse, Robert Lauhofer, Regina Marheinzke,
                          Siegmund Nimsgern, Karl Widmer, Peter Roth-Ehrang,
                          Jakob Stampfli, Ortrun Wenkel, Simone Mangelsdorff
                          Walter Geisler
       
      Frantisek Roesler   Baritone
      Born 2 Apr 1914  Brno
      Sang in premiere of Zenichove (Fischer)
                                     Jan Hus (Horky)
       
      Iolanda Marculescu   Soprano
      Born 2 Apr 1923  Bucharest
      Debut 1949
      Pupil       :-    Kurt Ollmann
       
      April Cantelo   Soprano
      Born 2 Apr 1928 Purbrook Hants
      Teachers:-    Joan Cross, Imogen Holst, Kurt Hoos, Julian Kimbell,
                           Hans Oppenheimer
      Pupils      :-    Rosemary Joshua, Jeremy Huw Williams
      Created Lady in Grace Todd (Crosse)
                   Susan in Dinner Engagement (Berkeley)
                   Orpah in Ruth (Berkeley)
                   Bertha in Violins of St Jacques (Williamson)
                   Semele in Semele (Eccles)
                   Beatrice Weston in Our Man in Havana (Williamson)
      Sang in premiere of Midsummer Night's Dream (Britten)
                                     English Eccentrics (Williamson)
       
      Fritz Uhl  Tenor
      Born 2 Apr 1928  Vienna
      Debut 1950
      Teacher :-    Elisabeth Rado
      Created  Banker B in Versuchung (Tal)
                     Lraprart in Play of Love & Death (Cikker)
                     Bodyguard in Roi Berenger (Sutermeister)
                     Emperor in Avestand (Eder)
       
      Alain Vanzo  Tenor
      Born 2 April 1928 Monte Carlo  Died 27 Jan 2002
      Debut as Pirate in Oberon (Weber) 1954
      Teachers:-    Mme Audouard, Rolande Darcoeur, Mario Podesta
       
      Barbro Ericson   Mezzo-Soprano
      Born 2 Apr 1930 Halmsted
      Debut as Eboli in Don Carlos (Verdi)
      Teachers:-    Ragnar Hulten, Nanny Larsen-Todsen, Kathe Sundstrom,
                           Arne Sunnergardh
      Created Mlle Arrenander in Herr von Hancken (Blomdahl)
      Sang in premiere of Grand Macabre (Ligeti)
       
      Vasile Martinoiu  Baritone
      Born 2 Apr 1934 Tirgo-Jiu Romania
      Teacher :-    Carlo Tagliabue
      Debut as Di Luna in Trovatore (Verdi)

       
      Singers who died on 2 April
       
      Anton Mitterwurzer  Baritone
      Born 12 Apr 1818 Sterzing Tyrol Died 2 Apr 1876
      Debut 1838
      Created Kurwenal in Tristan und Isolde (Wagner)
                     Wolfram in Tannhauser(Wagner)
      Sang in premiere of Kaiser Adolf von Nassau (Marschner)
       
      Marie Rejholcova  Mezzo-Soprano
      Born 29 Jan 1891  Kourim  Died 2 Apr 1937
      Debut as OLga in Eugen Onegin 25 Jun 1913
      Teacher :-    Marie Pivodova
       
      Henry Scott   Bass
      Born 8 Apr 1876 Pennsylvania  Died 2 Apr 1942
      Debut 1909
      Teacher Oscar Saenger
       
      Antonio Cortis Tenor
      Born 12 Aug 1891 Denia Died 2 Apl 1952
      Debut as Cassio in Otello (Verdi) 1912
      Teachers:-    Nicolau, Daniel
      Sang in the premiere of Petronio (Giovanetti)
                                           Maruxa (Vives)
                                           El Avapies (Del Campo)
       
      Tudor Davies Tenor
      Born 12 Nov 1892 S Wales Died 2 Apr 1958
      Debut as Rodolfo in Boheme (Puccini) 1921
      Teacher :-    Gustave Garcia
      Created Prince Hal in At the Boar's Head (Holst)
                    Brother Tom in John Socman (Lloyd)
      Sang in premiere of Leper's Flute (Bryson)
       

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      James
       
       
       

       
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