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Vickers, Jon (<i>born</i> 1926), tenor

Harold Rosenthal and Alan Blyth

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Prince Albert, SK, 29 Oct 1926). Canadian tenor. He studied at the Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto. After appearances in Canada as the Duke, Don José and the Male Chorus in The Rape of Lucretia he joined the Covent Garden Opera in 1957, making his début as Gustavus III, but he made his most striking impression as Don José, Aeneas (Les Troyens) and Don Carlos in Visconti’s famous

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