Baklanov [Bakkis], Georgy (Andreyevich)
- Harold Barnes
- and Katherine K. Preston
(b Riga, Dec 23, 1880/Jan 4, 1881; d Basle, Dec 6, 1938). Russian baritone of Latvian birth. He studied with Pets in Kiev, Pryanishnikov in St Petersburg and Vanza in Milan. He made his début (1903, Kiev) as Rubinstein’s Demon, sang with the Zimin Private Opera in Moscow and was engaged in ...