Galeffi, Carlo

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Name
Galeffi, Carlo Gender: M
born on 4 June 1884 at 19:30 (= 7:30 PM )
Place Malamocco, Italy, 45n22, 12e20
Timezone LST m12e29 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 14°28' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 00°25 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 12°48'



Biography

Italian baritone, particularly associated with the operatic works of Giuseppe Verdi and the various verismo composers. Galeffi possessed a beautiful voice supported by an excellent technique. He is considered to have been one of the finest operatic baritones active during the period between the outbreak of World War I and the onset of World War II. He made many acoustic and electrical recordings, some of which are available on CD re-issues. He died on 22 September 1961, aged 79, in Rome.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni database, 'entertainment' file quotes birth certificate.

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/Opera (Baritone)