Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

2 July Almanac

Expand Messages
  • james f
    Singers who were born on 2 July Teresa Belloc-Giorgi Mezzo-Soprano Born 2 July 1784 S. Benigno Canavese Died 13 May 1855 Debut 1801 Created Ninetta Villabella
    Message 1 of 2 , Jul 1, 2001
    • 0 Attachment
      Singers who were born on 2 July
       
      Teresa Belloc-Giorgi Mezzo-Soprano
      Born 2 July 1784 S. Benigno Canavese Died 13 May 1855
      Debut 1801
      Created Ninetta Villabella in Gazza Ladra (Rossini)
                    Isabella in Ingano Felice (Rossini)
                    Giulia in Vestale (Pacini)
                    Elisa in Elisa e Claudio (Mercadante)
                    Geltrude in Amleto (Mercadante)
                    Zeliska in Amor Cunjugale (Mayr)
                    Adelasia in Adelasia (Mayr)
                    Fedra in Fedra (Mayr)
      Ludwig von Carolsfeld Tenor
      Born 2 July 1836 Munich Died 28 Feb 1865
      Debut 1853
      Teacher :-    Eduard Devrient, Jul Otto
      Created Tristan in Tristan und Isolde (Wagner)
       
      Rosina Brandram  Contralto
      Born 2 July 1845 Southwark  Died 28 Feb 1907   Debut in Sorcerer (Sullivan)
      Created Lady Blanche in Princess Ida (Sullivan)
                     Katisha in Mikado (Sullivan)
                     Duchess of Plaza-Toro (Sullivan)
      Sang in premiere of Rose of Persia (Sullivan)
       
      Robert Bussel  Tenor
      Born 2 July 1880 Dresden  Died 28 Dec 1953
      Pupil        :-    Werner Faulhaber
      Created Welko in Arabella (Strauss)
       
      Mirro Stork  Tenor
      Born 2 July 1880 Peague  Died 18 Jan 1953
      Debut as Cremicheux in Cloches de Corneville (Planquette) 22 Jun 1904
      Sang in premiere of Adventures of Mr Broucek (Janacek)
       
      Gyorgy Melis  Baritone
      Born 2 July 1923 Szarvas Hungary
      Debut as Morales in Carmen (Bizet) 1949
       
      Olga Szonyi  Mezzo-Soprano
      Born 2 July 1936 Budapest
      Debut as Eboli in Don Carlos (Verdi) 1954
      Teachers:-    Jeno Sipos, Pal Varge
       
      Gian Carlo Luccardi  Bass
      Born 2 July 1939
      Debut as Don Pasquale in Don Pasquale (Donizetti) 1963
      Teacher :-    Fiorenzo Tasso
      Created Commander in Vera Storia (Berio)
      Sang in premiere of Gargantua (Gorghi)
       
      Robert Dume  Tenor
      Born 2 July 1941 Nice
      Debut as Faust in Damnation of Faust (Berlioz) 1969
      Created Wilhelm Reich in Marilyn (Ferrero)
      Sang in premiere of Ondine (Daniel-Lesur)
       
      Christian Du Plessis Baritone
      Born 2 July 1944 Vryheid S. Africa
      Debut as Yamadori in Madama Butterfly (Puccini)
      Teachers:-    Teasdale Griffiths, Otakar Kraus, Esme Webb
       
      Mani Mekler  Soprano
      Born 2 July 1949 Haifa
      Debut as Leonora in Trovatore (Verdi)  1976
      Teacher :-    Tito Gobbi
      Created Elisabetta in Riccardo III (Testi)
       
      Singers who died on 2 July
       
      Martina Petrini Soprano
      Born 18 Aug 1866 Falun Sweden Died 2 July 1932
      Debut as Lakme in Lakme (Delibes)
      Teachers:-    A Bax, Mathilde Marchesi
       
      Otakar Marak Tenor
      Born  5 Jan 1872 Ostrihom Hungary Died 2 July 1939
      Debut as Faust in Faust (Gounod) 1 Feb 1899
      Teachers:-    O Parsova-Zikesova, Zikes
      Created Gennaro in Jewels of Madonna (Wolf-Ferrari)
       
      Vladimir Kastorsky Bass
      Born 14 Mar 1871 Moscow Died 2 July 1948
      Debut 1894
      Teachers:-    Antonio Cotogni, S.I.Gabel
      Created Dulcimer Player in Invisible City of Kitesh (Rimsky-Korsakov)
       
      Gota Ljunberg Soprano
      Born 4 Oct 1893 Sundsvall Sweden 2 July 1955
      Debut as Gutrune in Gotterdammerung (Wagner) 1917
      Teachers:-    Louis Bachner, Gillis Bratt, Mme Charles Cahill, Oscar Daniel
                             George Fergusson, Filippi, Vittorio Vanzo
      Created Lady Marigold Sandys in Merry Mount (Hanson)
                     Judith in Judith (Goossens)
       
      Donald Gramm Bass-Baritone
      Born 26 Feb 1927 Milwaukee Wisc Died 2 July 1983
      Debut as Raimondo in Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti) 1944
      Teachers:-    Vittorio Vanzo, George Graham. Martial Singher
      Created Fish in Fisherman and his Wife (Schuller)
                     John in Miss Julie (Rorem)
       
      Walter Cassel  Baritone
      Born 15 May 1910 Council Buffs    Died 2 July 2000
      Debut as Silvio in Pagliacci (Leoncavallo) 1941
      Teacher :-    Frank La Forge
      Created Petruchio  in Taming of Shrew (Giannini)
                     Horace Tabor in Ballad of Baby Doe (Moore)
       
       
      Please post any additions, corrections and comments.
       
      Regards James
    • James F
      Singers who were born on 2 July Teresa Belloc-Giorgi Mezzo-Soprano Born 2 July 1784 S. Benigno Canavese Died 13 May 1855 Debut 1801 Created Niinetta Villabella
      Message 2 of 2 , Jul 1, 2002
      • 0 Attachment
        Singers who were born on 2 July
         
        Teresa Belloc-Giorgi Mezzo-Soprano
        Born 2 July 1784 S. Benigno Canavese Died 13 May 1855
        Debut 1801
        Created Niinetta Villabella in Gazza Ladra (Rossini)
                      Isabella in Ingano Felice (Rossini)
                     Giulia in Vestale (Pacini)
                     Elisa in Elisa e Claudio (Mercadante)
                     Geltrude in Amleto (Mercadante)
                     Zeliska in Amor Conjugale (Mayr)
                     Adelasia in Adelasia (Mayr)
                     Fedra in Fedra (Mayr)
         
        Ludwig Schnorr von Carolsfeld Tenor
        Born 2 July 1836 Munich Died 28 Feb 1865
        Debut 1853
        Teacher :-    Eduard Devrient, Jul Otto, Manuel Garcia Jnr,
        Pupil       :-    Heinrich Gudehus
        Created Tristan in Tristan und Isolde (Wagner)
         
        Rosina Brandram  Contralto
        Born 2 July 1845 Southwark  Died 28 Feb 1907
        Debut in Sorcerer (Sullivan)
        Created Lady Blanche in Princess Ida (Sullivan)
                      Katisha in Mikado (Sullivan)
                      Dunchess of Plaza-Tora in Gondoliers (Sullivan)
        Sang in premiere of Rose of Persia (Sullivan)
         
        Robert Bussel     Baritone
        Born 2 Jul 1880 Dresden   Died 28 Dec 1953
        Pupil      :-    Werner Faulhaber
        Created Welko in Arabella (Strauss)
         
        Gyorgy Melis  Baritone
        Born 2 Jul 1923 Szarvas Hungary
        Debut as Morales in Carmen (Bizet) 1949
        Teachers:-    Imre Molnar, Ferenc Revhegyi
         
        Olga Szonyi   Mezzo-Soprano
        Born 2 Jul 1936 Budapest
        Debut as Eboli in Don Carlos (Verdi) 1954
        Teachers:-    Jeno Sipos, Pal Varga
         
        GianCarlo Luccardi  Bass
        Born 2 Jul 1939
        Debut as Don Pasquale in Don Pasquale (Donizetti) 1963
        Teacher :-     Fiorenzo Tasso
        Created Commander in Vera Storia (Berio)
        Sang in premiere of Gargantua (Gorghi)
         
        Robert Dume   Tenor
        Born 2 July 1941 Nice
        Debut Faust in Damnation of Faust (Berlioz) 1969
        Created Wlhelm Reich in Marilyn (Ferrero)
        Sang in premiere of Ondine (Daniel-Lesur)     
         
        Christian Du Plessis Baritone
        Born 2 July 1944 Vryheid S. Africa
        Debut as Yamadori in Madama Butterfly (Puccini)
        Teachers:-    Teasdale Griffiths, Otakar Kraus, Esme Webb
         
        Mani Mekler  Soprano
        Born 2 Jul 1949 Haifa
        Debut as Leonora in Trovatore (Verdi) 1976
        Teacher :-    Tito Gobbi
        Created Elisabetta in Riccardo III (Testi)
         

        Singers who died on 2 July
         
        Martina Petrini Soprano
        Born 18 Aug 1866 Falun Sweden Died 2 July 1932
        Debut as Lakme in Lakme (Delibes)
        Teachers:-    A Bax, Mathilde Marchesi
         
        Otakar Marak Tenor
        Born  5 Jan 1872 Ostrihom Hungary Died 2 July 1939
        Debut as Faust in Faust (Gounod) 1 Feb 1899
        Teachers:-    O Parsova-Zikesova, Zikes
        Created Gennaro in Jewels of Madonna (Wolf-Ferrari)
         
        Vladimir Kastorsky Bass
        Born 14 Mar 1871 Moscow Died 2 July 1948
        Debut 1894
        Teachers:- Antonio Cotogni, S.I.Gabel
        Created Dulcimer Player in Invisible City of Kitesh (Rimsky-Korsakov)
                      Old Man in Servilia (Rimsky-Korsakov)
         
        Gota Ljunberg Soprano
        Born 4 Oct 1893 Sundsvall Sweden 2 July 1955
        Debut as Gutrune in Gotterdammerung (Wagner) 1917
        Teachers:-    Louis Bachner, Gillis Bratt, Mme Charles Cahill, =Oscar Daniel
                             George Fergusson, Filippi, Vittorio Vanzo
        Created Lady Marigold Sandys in Merry Mount (Hanson)
                      Judith in Judith (Goossens)
         
        Donald Gramm Bass-Baritone
        Born 26 Feb 1927 Milwaukee Wisc Died 2 July 1983
        Debut as Raimondo in Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti) 1944
        Teachers:- Vittorio Vanzo, George Graham. Martial Singher
        Created Fish in Fisherman and his Wife (Schuller)
        John in Miss Julie (Rorem)
         
        Walter Cassel   Baritone
        Born 15 May 1910 Council Buffs Iona  Died 2 Jul 2000
        Debut as Silvio in Pagliacci
        Teacher :-    Frank La Forge
        Created Petruchio in Taming of Shrew (Giannini)
                      Horace Tabor in Ballad of Baby Doe (Moore)
         
        Please post any additions, corrections and comments.
         
        Regards James
         
         
         
         
         
         
      Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.