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Calvesi, Vincenzolocked

  • Dorothea Link
  •  and John A. Rice


(b Rome; fl 1777–1811). Italian tenor. His first known appearance was in Rome in 1777. He sang in comic opera in Italy until 1782, specializing in mezzo carattere roles. From 1782 to 1783 he sang in Dresden, and in 1785 he settled in Vienna, making his début there as Sandrino in Paisiello’s ...

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C. Sartori: I libretti italiani a stampa dalle origini al 1800 (Cuneo, 1990-94)