Fedora Barbieri

Fedora Barbieri

Top Songs

1
Sì. mi chiamano Mimì (Mimì/Rodolfo) (1997 Remastered Version)
2
Il Trovatore (Oper in 4 Akten) (Auszug)
3
Sono andati? (Mimì/Rodolfo) (1997 Remastered Version)
4
In un coupé?....Con pariglia e livree (Marcello/Rodolfo) (1997 Remastered Version)
5
La Gioconda, Act 3: "Morir! è troppo orribile!" (Laura, Alvise)

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Biography

Billed as mezzo-soprano during her career, Fedora Barbieri might more accurately have been described as a mezzo-contralto, a term reserved for dramatic voices placed slightly lower than mezzo-sopranos and with a darker coloration. While she possessed a strong top register, it could not match in ease or splendor that boasted by Giulietta Simionato, whose career roughly paralleled Barbieri's (Barbieri developed an intense dislike for her rival and unhesitatingly shared that distas... Read more

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