Giacomo Lauri-Volpi

Giacomo Lauri-Volpi

Top Songs

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Norma: Meco all' altar di Venere (Recorded 1928)
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Manon Lescaut: Ah! Non v'avvicinate...No! pazzo son (Recorded 1934)
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Ah! non v'avvicinate...No! pazzo son
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Cavalleria Rusticana: Addio alla madre (Recorded 1923)
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Turandot: Puccini - Nessun dorma

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Biography

The intense, sometimes febrile art of Giacomo Lauri-Volpi seemed, during his early prime, a natural extension of his voice -- powerful, edgy, and possessed of a rapid, nervous-sounding vibrato. Described as "a law unto himself" by soprano Maria Carbone, Lauri-Volpi eventually settled into a somewhat more measured (though scarcely less competitive) artistry and may be considered one of the most important Italian tenors of his age. He continued to sing well into his sixties, altho... Read more

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