- Elizabeth Forbes
(b Palermo, Oct 25, 1943; d Ferrara, January 13, 2008). Italian tenor . He studied with Carlo Bergonzi, making his début in 1974 at Milan (Teatro Nuovo). He first sang at La Scala in 1976 as Cassio, the role of his Metropolitan début (1979). He appeared widely in Italy and in Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco, Geneva and Paris as well as at Covent Garden, where he sang Manrico in ...