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Subject: November 18, 2006
From: Walter Lonis <[log in to unmask]>
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November 18, 2006

                             BIRTHDAY – SINGER
D'Angelo, Gianna (s) b. Nov. 18, 1934; MET: Début: Mar. 5, 1961 [Gilda]
Rigoletto (1961-68) 44 perf., 7 works. 

Galli-Curci, Amelita  (s) (1882-1966) It. (84) b. Milan, Nov. 18, 1882; d.
La Jolla, CA, Nov. 26, 1963:  MET:  Début: Nov. 14, 1921 [Violetta] La
Traviata (1921-30) 105 perf., 8 works. 

Hale, Una (s) (1922-2005) Aussie.  b. Adelaide, Nov. 18, 1922; d. Bath,
Eng., Mar. 4, 2005:

Ivogün, Maria [Inge von Gunther] (s) (1891-1987) Hun. (95) b. Budapest, Nov.
18, 1891; d. Beatenberg, Switzerland, Oct. 2, 1987:  

Martin, Riccardo [Hugh Whitfield Martin] (t) (1874-1952) U.S. (77) b.
Hopkinsville, KY, Nov. 18, 1874; d. New York, Aug. 11, 1952: MET:  Début:
Nov. 20, 1907 [Faust] Méphistophélès (1907-15, 17) 281 perf., 20 works. 

Mayr, Richard (bs) (1877-1935) Austrian. (58) b. Salzburg, Nov. 18, 1877; d.
Vienna, Dec. 1, 1935:  MET: Début, Nov. 2, 1927 [Pogner] Die Meistersinger
von Nürnberg (1927-30) 41 perf., 5 works.

Lierhammer, Theodor (b) (1866-1937) Pol. (70) b. Lwow, Nov. 18, 1866; d.
Vienna, Jan. 6, 1937:

Walters Jess [Joshua Wolk] (b) (1908-2000) U.S. (92) b. Brooklyn, New York,
Nov. 18, 1908; d. Austin, TX, Oct. 8, 2000:  

                            OPERA - COMPOSER
WEBER: Carl Maria [Fredrich Ernst]  (con/com/opera pianist) (1786-1826) Ger.
(39) b. Eutin, Oldenburg, Nov. 18, 1786;  d. London, June 5, 1826:  OPERA:
At age 12, "Die Macht der Lieber und des Weins" never performed and MS never
survived (1798), (1804-05) only 3 numbers extant: "Rübezahl" (1800)
Freiberg: “Das Waldmädchen” (1801-02) “Peter Schmoll und seine Nachbarn”
(1810) Frankfurt: “Silvana” (1811) singspiel: “Abu Hassan” (1821) “Der
Freischütz” (1823) Vienna: “Euryanthe” (1826) London: “Oberon”

                               PERFORMANCE
(1895) DENVER: Tabor Grand; Pauline Hall Opera Co., Harry & Edward Paulton:
Dorcas.

                                  DÉBUT
MET: (1907) Raffaele Barocchi (bs) (18??-19??) It. Cilea: [Quinault] Adriana
Lecouvreur (1907) 50 perf., 9 works.

                                  PREMIER
ARNE: T. w/Sacchini & Fisher: (1777) London: “Love Finds the Way” 

                               TODAY’S QUESTION
Die Entführung aus dem Serail, an opera by Mozart, was adapted from the text
by Christopher Friedrich Bretzner for an earlier opera, can you name the opera.

a. Lord Grin.
b. Absurd Tales.
c. Belmont and Constanze.
d. Les Asbencérages.
e. Abu Hassan.
f. None of the above.

wlonis

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