Richard Bonynge

Richard Bonynge

Top Songs

1
Offenbach: Tales of Hoffmann - Barcarolle (Life is Beautiful)
2
Gounod: Déposons les armes (Soldiers' Chorus) [Faust]
3
Lucia di Lammermoor : Act 2 "Oh meschina!" [Edgardo, Raimondo, Chorus]

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Biography

The Australian conductor Richard Alan Bonynge has been a leader in the revival of interest in the bel canto opera of the first half of the nineteenth century. When he studied piano in the New South Wales Conservatorium in Australia, his teacher was Lindley Evans, once accompanist to the great Australian soprano Nellie Melba, whose repertoire included bel canto parts. When Bonynge went to England he studied with Herbert Freyer and became interested in vocal technique. When the R... Read more

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