Tibbett [Tibbet], Lawrence
- Martin Bernheimer
(b Bakersfield, CA, Nov 16, 1896; d New York, July 15, 1960). American baritone. After beginning his career as an actor and as a singer in church and light operas, he studied with Joseph Dupuy and Basil Ruysdael in Los Angeles and with Frank La Forge and Ignaz Zitomirsky in New York, which led to his Metropolitan début as Lewicki in ...