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Monelli, Raffaele (1782 - 1859), tenor

Elizabeth Forbes

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online - The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, issue Published in print December 1992 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Fermo, 5 March 1782; d S Benedetto del Tronto, Adria, 14 Sept 1859). Italian tenor. He studied in Fermo, making his début in 1808. He took part in two Rossini premières: as Duke Bertrando in L’inganno felice and as Dorvil in La scala di seta, both in 1812 at the Teatro S Moisè, Venice.

His brother Savino Monelli (b Fermo, 9 May 1784; d Fermo, 5

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