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Leggate, Robin (<i>born</i> 1946), 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 West Kirby, Cheshire, 18 April 1946). English tenor. He studied at Oxford and Manchester and made his début in 1975 as Richard II (Wat Tyler) at Sadler’s Wells Theatre. He first sang at Covent Garden in 1977 as Cassio; his subsequent roles there have included Joe (La fanciulla del West), Gaston, Elemer, Tamino, Narraboth, the Novice (Billy Budd), Malcolm, Jaquino, the Painter and the

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