- Viorel Cosma
- and Irina Boga
(b Bucharest, Aug 28, 1927; d Bucharest February 24, 2014). Romanian baritone. He studied at the Bucharest Conservatory with Aurelius Costescu-Duca. He continued his studies at the Academia di Santa Cecilia, with maestro Giorgio Favaretto. He made his début in 1951 on the stage of the National Opera in Bucharest as Silvio, continuing as a first-baritone at that institution. During the same year, he won competitions in Geneva, Prague, and Bruxelles. For three years (...