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Subject: Re: Bonaldo Giaiotti
From: David Wagner <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:David Wagner <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Tue, 12 Jun 2018 16:58:16 -0400
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Sorry, link for Giaiotti Mefistofele is
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=co_DEgVkc2M&t=24s


On Tue, Jun 12, 2018 at 3:08 PM, Paul Ferraro <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Agree with all the praise being heaped on Giaiotti. He & Tozzi shared my
> utmost admiration during the 50's & 60's (something I cannot really explain
> annoyed me about Siepi; perhaps a "hollowness" to his sound & occasional
> unsteadiness).  But then along came Ghiaurov & the rest is.....
>
> Best,
>
> Paolo
>
>
>
> On 6/12/2018 12:42 PM, Bob Rideout wrote:
>
>> Tom
>>
>> I heard him many times, in roles both large and small. He was a very
>> fine singer, with a comfortable range from top to bottom. I never
>> heard him defeated by music, and though he did not impose huge
>> personality upon music, he was no dummy on the stage. His Timur
>> was the first that most of us ever saw when he sang it in the new
>> production that introduced Nilsson's Turandot and Corelli's Calaf
>> to the Met. They, along with Moffo and Stokowski, gave us one of
>> the truly legendary events in the history of that august theater.
>>
>> His Guardiano was one of those really pleasant surprises that singers
>> sometimes spring upon their audiences. I expected staid and I got
>> splendid.
>>
>> And that beat continued throughout his career.
>>
>> To his memory!
>>
>> Bob
>>
>>
>> On Tue, Jun 12, 2018 at 12:23 tom ponti <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>
>> He was my favorite Bass after Siepi, and much underrated, or so I think
>>> so.
>>>
>>>
>>> ________________________________
>>> From: Discussion of opera and related issues <[log in to unmask]
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>>> on behalf of David Geary <[log in to unmask]>
>>> Sent: Tuesday, June 12, 2018 12:19 PM
>>> To: [log in to unmask]
>>> Subject: [OPERA-L] Bonaldo Giaiotti
>>>
>>> I just read the sad news that the fine bass Bonaldo Ghiaotti has passed
>>> away.
>>>
>>>    David
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