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Ferrari-Fontana, Edoardolocked

  • J.B. Steane

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(b Rome, July 8, 1878; d Toronto, July 4, 1936). Italian tenor. He turned to singing after starting a career in medicine and then working in the Italian Embassy at Montevideo. After touring South America in operetta he was encouraged by Serafin to study for opera; his début was as Tristan (Turin, ...

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