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EZIO FLAGELLO, Bass * 28 January 1931, New York City, New York, United States + 19 March 2009, Palm Bay, Florida, United States;

29 Jan

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He studied at the Manhattan School of Music in New York with Friedrich Schorr and also with John Brownlee. He also studied in Rome with Luigi Ricci. 1952 saw him singing in carnegie Hall in a concert performance in “Boris Godunov”. His stage debut was in 1955 singing Dulcamara in L’Elisir d’amore” at the Empire State Festival in Ellenville, New York. The same role introduced him at the at the Teatro dell’Opera in Rome in 1956. Winning the Auditions of the Air in 1957 led to his Metropolitan Opera as the jailer in “Tosca”. In 1966 he sang the role of Enobarbus in the opening performance of the newly built house in Lincoln Center in the world premiere of Samuel Barber’s “Antony and Cleopatra” He has sung over 400 times there. His repertoire included Sarastro, Leporello, King Philip, Fiesco, Silva, Melitone, Padre Guardiano, Sparafucile, Wurm in “Luisa Miller”,Timur, Basilio, Rodolfo in “La Sonnambula”, Giorgio in “I Puritani”, Raimondo in “Lucia di Lammermoor, and Handel’s Harapha.

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Biography and Photo by Charles Rhodes

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