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Martin, Riccardo (1874 - 1952), tenor

Richard LeSueur and 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 Hopkinsville, ky, 18 Nov 1874; d New York, 11 Aug 1952). American tenor. He studied in Paris, making his début in 1904 at Nantes as Faust; after further study in Italy, he sang Andrea Chénier at Verona, then made his American début in 1906 at New Orleans as Canio. He toured with the San Carlo Opera Company and in 1907 made his Metropolitan début as Boito’s Faust; he

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