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Un Ballo in Maschera: Eri tu (Recorded 1930)
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Faust: O sainte medaille...Avant de quitter ces lieux (Recorded 1934)
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Cuban Love Song
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Otello: E qual cetezza sognate...Era la notte (Recorded 1939)
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Simon Boccanegra: Plebe! Patrizi! Popolo (Recorded 1939)

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Biography

Tibbett, an American baritone, began his career as an actor, church singer and performer in light operas. He studied with La Forge and Ruysdael, associations which led to his debut with the Metropolitan Opera in 1923. He received recogniton for his 1925 role as Ford in Falstaff, when he outshone Scotti, the performer in the lead role. He went on to succeed Scotti as the principle singer of Italian roles and remained with the company in that capacity for 27 seasons. He was also a... Read more

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