As a young boy he studied the violin but had a passion for singing. Both men were written about extensively in the correspondence between the composer and his librettist Boito. Foto private; Foto di scena; Ritratti; Foto rare; Il fratello Alberto Del Monaco. He switched over to tenor in the 1940s and 50s, but reverted to bass-baritone in the early 1960s to assume such parts as Telramund in Lohengrin, Bartolo in The Barber of Seville, and Scarpia in Tosca. Not wanting to take the thunder away from his much admired predecessor, he was mindful, too, that Rossini had set out to stage The Barber of Seville in juxtaposition to a prior version by Giovanni Paisiello. From the initial sound of things, I would say that Señor Domingo tried to give his considerable all to Simon. Released in 1961 on Decca (catalog no. Listen to Verdi: Otello by Mario del Monaco, Renata Tebaldi, Orchestra of the Accademia di Santa Ceilia of Rome, Chorus of the Accademia di Santa Ceilia of Rome & Alberto Erede on Apple Music. He was an actor, known for The Untouchables (1987), Wall Street (1987) and Action Jackson (1988). Swearing vengeance, the now seething Paolo hatches a plan to kidnap Amelia and force Boccanegra’s hand, among other matters. … I didn’t see it that way. Stream songs including "Otello: Act I", "Otello: Act II" and more. It may remind listeners of the big concertato that closes Act III of Otello. The History of Mario Del Monaco. This convinced Verdi to think the matter over and keep Otello as the title of his piece. In fact, it borders on the pathological. Animated Brazil — Part One: Kickin’ the Country Around, ‘I Will Face My Fear’ — The Mind-Killing Little Deaths of ‘Dune’ (Part Three), ‘I Will Face My Fear’ — The Mind-Killing Little Deaths of ‘Dune’ (Part Two), ‘I Will Face My Fear’ — The Mind-Killing Little Deaths of ‘Dune’ (Part One), Follow Curtain Going Up! Mario del Monaco (Otello), Rosanna Carteri (Desdemona), Renato Capecchi ((Iago), Gino Materra (Cassio), Plinio Clabassi (Lodovico), Athos Cesarini (Roderigo), Nestore Catalani (Montano), Luisella Ciaffi (Emilia) RAI Orchestra, Tullio Serafin. Le ténor florentin s'est en effet identifié au personnage à travers ses 427 (!) Otello is an Italian opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi.The libretto is by Arrigo Boito, based on William Shakespeare's play Othello.It was first performed at La Scala in Milan on February 5, 1887. Verdi poured his heart and soul into this newly minted sequence, one that supplanted an earlier one that proved entirely inadequate. He is a tough Otello, that makes you feel from te start that poor Desdemona has no escape! Néanmoins,il faut Posséder cet enregistrement pour qui admirait Mario DEL mONACO. Now to the performance: Mario del Monaco was probably the most famous Otello of the post war era. incarnations à la scène. Right on cue, Anile delivered a most welcome Italianate rendition of the last act of Verdi’s masterpiece with an ideal Shakespearean  flourish. After the disastrous premiere and subsequent successful revivals, the title reverted back to The Barber of Seville. We remain hopeful that a Met Opera star in the making may have been born that afternoon. Recoiling in abject horror, Paolo repeats the curse, “Sia maledetto!” (“Let him be accursed!”), which is picked up by the entire cast and chorus, then whispered twice more in unison. and more. He has brought the problem to light by setting down for modern audiences the basis for the story lines of both Simon Boccanegra and Otello. http://vaimusic.com/VIDEO/DVD_4425_Otello.htm Mario Del Monaco & Tito Gobbi sing "Era la notte, Cassio dormia - Si, pel ciel marmoreo giuro!" Gobbi, in His World of Italian Opera (published 1984 by Franklin Watts), describes Boccanegra as “a giant, both physically and in character. Giuseppe Verdi,Verdi Mario del Monaco, Renata Tebaldi, Aldo Protti, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra*, Herbert von Karajan: Giuseppe Verdi,Verdi Mario del Monaco, Renata Tebaldi, Aldo Protti, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra*, Herbert von Karajan - Otello ‎ (3xLP + Box) London Records: 411 618-1: US: 1961: Sell This Version Now, I know that Plácido Domingo began his career as a baritone, later changing over to tenor and back again to baritone. The Otello is the wild Russian spinto Vladimir Atlantov. Mario Del Monaco ancora in Otello Dotato dalla natura di mezzi vocali d'eccezione [2] , possedeva una voce scura e di rara potenza, tipicamente di tenore drammatico, con inflessioni a tratti quasi baritonali , ma luminosa e facile anche nel registro superiore, potendo sfoggiare Si e Do di rara ricchezza e volume. Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Otherwise, listeners heard a radio tribute in celebration of the four hundredth birthday and death of William Shakespeare (!). As his main supporter, Paolo expects to be handsomely rewarded for his efforts in guiding Boccanegra to the top. If I were to recommend a particular recording or performance of either opus, I would have to say that a live 1939 Met Opera radio broadcast of Simon Boccanegra, featuring a sterling cast headed by Lawrence Tibbett, Elisabeth Rethberg, Giovanni Martinelli, Ezio Pinza, and Leonard Warren, conducted by Ettore Panizza, is high up on the must-have list. It must send shivers down his betrayer’s spine. Indietrot Fuggi! Getting to the new Bartlett Sher/Es Devlin production of Otello, heard on April 23rd, the listening audience was in for more than its fair share of surprises. Calleja’s been able to tame his quicksilver vibrato to the point that he can concentrate on characterization. To be fair, even though no announcement of his disposition was forthcoming, I sensed trouble ahead, from the moment he opened his mouth. Mit Mario del Monaco als Othello und Herbert von Karajan am Pult der Wiener Philharmoniker hatte sie natürlich im Vergleich zur Konkurrenz zwei schier unschlagbare Trümpfe in der Hand. Nice, but what about the singers? Nel corso della sua carriera Del Monaco fu Otello 427 volte.Un Otello vocalmente impressionante nelle prime interpretazioni che, collocandosi sulla linea della consolidata tradizione, inducevano a rappresentare un Otello selvaggio e temperamentale.Con il tempo il Moro di Mario Del Monaco assunse le sembianze, la psicologia e la voce del gentiluomo veneziano, diventando un Otello "bianco" (una certa tradizione lo identificava infatti con un arabo). Famous interpreters of the role have included Mario Del Monaco, Jon Vickers and Placido Domingo. Il mitico Otello; Tenore verdiano; Album fotografico. The Met was indeed fortunate to have engaged the services of this veteran artist, who has sung Otello and most of the Italian repertoire in his native Italy (he hails from the Reggio Calabria area) and abroad. This is what may have saved the broadcast from complete and utter ruin. He must have had iron filament for lungs! To curry favor or gain the upper hand, politicians are prone to pit one against the other, a real-world Survivor contest in the timeless tradition of “may the best man win.”. Speaking of which, my favorite Moor performance comes from Mario Del Monaco, whose leonine stage presence, robust vocal output, and dynamic delivery of the text can be found in any number of live excerpts, including an astounding rendition of Otello’s grand entrance, “Esultate!” (“Exult!”). Otello: "Vanne: La Tua Meta Gia Vedo...Credo In un Dio Crudel!" Mario Del Monaco è stato il più grande Otello della sua epoca, ma sono convinto (un giudizio condiviso da molti) che sia stato il più grande Otello della storia del teatro. He graduated from the Rossini Conservatory at Pesaro, where he first met and sang with Renata Tebaldi, with whom he would form something of an operatic dream team of the 1950s. He fulfilled every nuance and requirement  — even down to the low F called for in the aria, “Il lacerato spirito.” He dominated at every turn, his booming basso falling pleasantly on the ear, as did that of the mellifluous sounding Joseph Calleja in a memorable portrayal of the hot-headed Gabriele Adorno. Mario Del Monaco and Tito Gobbi were the greatest Otello and Jago of their time. Boccanegra’s voice must soar above the fray. In the early portions, where the part stays comfortably in the middle of his range, Domingo was heard to best advantage. The ailing James Levine was back at the helm of the Met Orchestra, in the revival of a production by Giancarlo Del Monaco (the mighty tenor’s son), with sets and costumes by Michael Scott, and lighting design by Wayne Chouinard. Pinza is a model of what an Italian basso should sound like, and the young Warren was at the start of an illustrious career in Verdi. As well it should, since the 1881 revision of Boccanegra preceded the later work by only six years. Otello, a classical music Album by Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Karajan / Del Monaco / Tebaldi / Protti. Following close behind is Piero Cappuccilli whose snarl can be heard to fine effect as Iago in a live Arena di Verona video. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. Let’s say no more of it then!’ A fellow like that might deceive everybody, even his own wife, up to a point.”. 4:56: 5 Otello: "Tu?! Animated Brazil — Part Two: Won’t You Be My Good Neighbor? He was married to Rina Filippini. Su rol más representativo fue Otello, de la ópera homónima de Giuseppe Verdi. In the all-important Council Chamber, it sounded disembodied from the rest. Stream songs including "Otello: Act I", "Otello: Act II" and more. That all depends on the caliber of the artists involved. Hibla Gerzmova as Desdemona, Aleksandrs Antonenko as Otello, in Act III (Photo: Ken Howard / Met Opera). Écoutez des morceaux comme « Otello: … Un vessillo!" Benvenuti nel sito dedicato al leggendario tenore Mario Del Monaco, considerato dal pubblico e dalla critica: il tenore dei tenori. This has given short shrift to a part Verdi himself considered to be “a thousand times more difficult” than Rigoletto. ", "Otello, Act I: Esultate!" We were treated to more of that dispiriting “same old, same old” look that most productions have encompassed of late. Cette interprétation est une réalisation effectuée en studio et ne peut évidemment pas rivaliser avec celle du direct effectuée au japon avec le même interprète. But his soft-grained, streamlined variation on the manly, baritonal timbre has short-changed audiences expecting a more viral, penetrating interpretation. There’s even a snippet of Vinay as His Moorship’s Ancient, Iago, with Del Monaco’s tremendously exciting Otello (documented on YouTube) in a 1962 broadcast from the Dallas Civic Opera of the “Si, pel ciel” Vengeance Duet, conducted by Nicola Rescigno. The love duet with Gerzmova’s beautifully inflected soprano, came off better than expected. More problematic was Antonenko’s inability to find his comfort zone with Otello’s daunting tessitura. Overlooking one of the balconies nearest the stage, Anile was dressed in jeans, sneakers, and T-shirt, but with a black cape covering his form, while Antonenko mimed the role onstage. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Verdi: Otello - Mario del Monaco, Renata Tebaldi, Leonard Warren, Antonino Votto on AllMusic - 2004 Mario Del Monaco è stato il più grande Otello della sua epoca, ma sono convinto (un giudizio condiviso da molti) che sia stato il più grande Otello della storia del teatro. Where was the requisite authority, or the command of his forces implied in the opening lines to Boccanegra’s great speech, “Plebe! In this scenario, the main preoccupation appears to be the settling of old scores, along with the nursing of past grievances and perceived slights. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Verdi: Othello - Mario del Monaco on AllMusic - 1999 L'orgoglio musulmano" (Otello), Otello, … He and Rethberg make a marvelous father-daughter combo, as does the trumpet-like Martinelli (who was also an excellent Otello). Well, starting things off were American baritone Jeff Mattsey as Montano, Siberian tenor Alexey Dolgov as Cassio, Serbian baritone Željko Lučić as Iago, and Texan Chad Shelton as Roderigo, followed by squally Latvian tenor Aleksandrs Antonenko as Otello, and a pristine-sounding, movingly sung Desdemona by Abkhazian-Russian soprano Hibla Gerzmova, with mezzo-soprano Jennifer Johnson Cano as Emilia, baritone Tyler Duncan as the Herald, and low-volume bass James Morris as Lodovico. Del Monaco was THE Otello of his generation (and for many, still unsurpassed by later singers), much as Domingo is ours'. A goldsmith by profession and a plebeian by birth, Paolo is an agitator as well as a political opportunist. Thus we shall at last see the Doge put someone to death!”, Baritone Tito Gobbi as Iago in Verdi’s ‘Otello’, Lest we overlook the composer’s sheer admiration of Shakespeare, we now turn to Verdi’s fascination with the fiendishly clever Iago: “His manner would be absent-minded, nonchalant, indifferent about everything, skeptical, bantering, and he would say both good and evil things lightly, as if he were thinking about something completely different from what he is saying, so that if anyone were trying to reprove him and say: ‘What you’re saying or what you’re doing is monstrous,’ he could perfectly well reply: ‘Really? The death of Mario del Monaco on Saturday ended one of the most successful operatic careers of the post-World War II era. Mario del Monaco (Florencia, 27 de julio de 1915 - Mestre, 16 de octubre de 1982) fue un tenor italiano.Es comúnmente considerado el mejor tenor dramático del siglo XX. Del  Monaco takes the difficult passage, “Dopo l’armi lo vinse l’uragano” (“To those who were left the storm has scattered”), in one long-held, drawn-out breath, comprising the usually omitted acciaccatura (or triplet) notation above the staff. L'uomo; L'artista; La voce; Repertorio; La vocalità; Dove ha cantato; Un caso straordinario; Otello del secolo. Pero ahí acaban las ventajas de la segunda sobre la que nos ocupa. More to the point, Otello is supposed to be a Moor, a black African man in an all-white Venetian society, serving at that society’s whim to rule, in their name, as a governor on the island of Cypress. The conductor was Hungarian-born Ádám Fischer. With Mario Del Monaco, Gabriella Tucci, Tito Gobbi, Anna di Stasio. (Edizione 1972 Bruxelles, in sottofondo), Per fermare il testo scorrevole a destra, posizionare il puntatore del mouse sul testo, Nessun tenore ha mai superato il numero di recite in teatro del ruolo di Otello come Mario Del Monaco, infatti il celebre tenore è stato Otello per ben 427 volte nei teatri di tutto il mondo, un record che difficilmente potrà essere superato, anche perché praticamente tutti i tenori che si sono cimentati in questo ruolo che richiede non comuni qualità vocali ed artistiche, lo hanno fatto in tarda età e si sono limitati a poche recite, mentre Mario Del Monaco ha iniziato a cantare Otello a soli 35 anni di età e continuando fino all'età di 57 anni con l'ultima recita a Bruxelles, 22 anni in questo ruolo non trascurando altri ruoli drammatici, continuando fino a 60 anni di età quando una grave malattia renale lo ha allontanato definitivamente dai teatri e dal suo pubblico. Mario Del Monaco was born on July 27, 1915 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy. And Antonenko’s Act II wasn’t all that bad, thanks largely to his Iago, the ubiquitous Lučić. Listen to Verdi: Otello (2 CDs) by Renata Tebaldi, Mario del Monaco, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Alberto Erede on Apple Music. Alcuni critici avevano osservato che se Verdi, sempre moderno nella sua concezione del teatro, avesse avuto a disposizione Del Monaco, l'avrebbe preferito a Tamagno.Del Monaco possedeva per Otello la vocalità adatta ma il suo merito artistico è stato quello di approfondire e studiare l'impegnativo personaggio nei minimi particolari portandolo ad una evoluzione che nell'arco di venti anni le sue interpretazioni rivelano compiutamente. Listen to Verdi - Otello by Mario Del Monaco on Deezer. Scopri Verdi: Otello (Live) di Mario del Monaco su Amazon Music. Teatro Comunale di Bologna presenta: Otello (1964) Dramma lirico in quattro atti di Arrigo Boito - Musica di Giuseppe Verdi Interpreti principali: Mario Del Monaco (Otello) Marcella Pobbe (Desdemona) Giulio Fioravanti (Jago) Herbert Handt (Cassio) Mario Ferrara (Roderigo) Maestro Concertatore: Oliviero De Fabritiis Regia: Carlo Maestrini Fotografie 1. A sa disparition en octobre 1982, il sera même inhumé dans son costume d'Otello ! on WordPress.com. Sensacional interpretación del Otello de 1961 que compitió en su día con la grabación de Decca (von Karajan, Mario del Monaco), que era superior en calidad de orquesta (Wiener Philharmoniker) y toma de sonido. Neither opera appeared to have had an especially strong following on 78’s, however, which points up the undeniable fact that even today excerpts from Boccanegra are extremely hard to come by. The volume and fullness called for in this sequence was nowhere to be found. I’ve been impressed in the recent past by his assumption of the Russian repertoire, in particular a very fine Dimitri in Stephen Wadworth’s staging of Boris Godunov from 2010, and some notable Puccini assignments, including Ramerrez in a Swedish production of La Fanciulla del West by director Christof Loy. 1999 In either case, these are historic performances thrillingly captured for posterity. A superb rendition of the iintriger along with an awesome inspiring Del Monaco For the Met’s Boccanegra broadcast of April 9, we have Plácido Domingo in the lead, with Armenian diva Lianna Haroutounian as Amelia, veteran bass Ferruccio Furlanetto  as Fiesco, Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja as Gabriele, American baritone Brian Mulligan as Paolo, and bass Richard Bernstein as Pietro. However, in that season, Del Monaco's unique hold on the role of Otello was rewarded with an extra $500. For all his skills and ability in this repertoire, Lučić does not sound like your standard Verdi baritone. S'il est bien un ténor qui est indissociablement lié au rôle d'Otello, c'est bien Mario del Monaco. The only other downside, in my view, was — surprise, surprise — the inconsistent conducting of maestro James Levine. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Verdi: Otello - Mario del Monaco, Nicola Rescigno on AllMusic - 2005 Check out Verdi - Otello by Mario del Monaco, Raina Kabaiwanska, Sir Georg Solti, Orchestra del Covent Garden on Amazon Music. By that, I mean shifting glass-mirrored panels (or window panes — more like “pains,” if you get my drift) taking the place of actual scenery and sets. Here, it vanished into the woodwork, with no sign of the ever-present sea in the staging either, another of this production’s faults. Listen to Verdi: Otello by Mario del Monaco, Renata Tebaldi, Orchestra of the Accademia di Santa Ceilia of Rome, Chorus of the Accademia di Santa Ceilia of Rome & Alberto Erede on Apple Music. Both Simon Boccanegra and Otello have been recorded extensively, mostly in the modern age after the 1960s and 70s when complete albums of these works became readily accessible. Listen to Verdi: Otello (2 CDs) by Renata Tebaldi, Mario del Monaco, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Alberto Erede on Apple Music. Grande interprete verdiano, al suo nome è legato il ruolo di Otello, ma molti lo ricordano come splendido Andrea Chènier, Des Grieux, Manrico e tutti quei ruoli che richiedono il tenore drammatico per eccellenza. Stream songs including "Rigoletto, Act I: "Questa o quella"", "Rigoletto, Act II: "Ella mi fu rapita… parmi veder le lagrime"" and more. The work is widely regarded as one of the greatest of music-dramas. What a guy! So little was left of his vocal apparatus that he barely got the words out. In Verdi and Boito’s reconfiguration of the play for the operatic stage, Iago is evil incarnate, as his magnificent “Credo” makes plain. This tidal wave of sonic splendor dissipated somewhat at the appearance of an under-powered, under-the-weather Antonenko, which highlighted another problem with this production: Otello wasn’t even in “blackface,” to use the politically incorrect term. Paolo, too, has his “Iago moment,” coming as it does, coincidentally enough, at the opening of Act II of Simon Boccanegra. I enjoyed his “Sento avvampar nell’anima” solo, with its rapid articulations indicative of Gabriele’s shifting states of emotion. And the opening storm scene, one of Verdi’s most elaborate episodes, featured some interesting cloud formations via digital software. Bizet: Carmen 1963 Puccini: The Great Operas (15 CDs) 2008 Puccini: La Fanciulla del West 1958 Verdi: Otello 1961 Saint-Saëns: Samson and Delilah ‘V’ is for Verdi: The Met Opera’s ‘Simon Boccanegra’ and ‘Otello’ — How the Mighty Have Fallen (Part Two), https://josmarlopes.wordpress.com/2013/04/14/salad-bowl-italian-opera-style-continues-with-la-traviata/. And I instinctively know when a voice has the stamina and thrust to acquit itself favorably in the part. In Shakespeare, this villain’s motivation is basically his anger at being passed over for promotion. These grievances and slights can serve as the modus operandi  for any number of operatic plot points. The mighty may yet recover from their fall …. Included on this refurbished CD is a studio recording of the Council Chamber scene, with Rose Bampton replacing Rethberg, and Wilfred Pelletier on the podium. People with a ferocious history!”)? Luckily for us, maestro Verdi has taken the drudgery out of the task. Unfortunately, the rivalry between the plebeians and patricians rages on after 25 years of struggle; while Simon, now older and wiser, continues to be looked upon as a pirate and usurper. As a young boy he studied the violin but had a passion for singing. Today, we ourselves are bearing witness to similar wheeling and dealing, as a new administration begins to take hold via the age-old process of a peaceful transition of power. I wrote about this transition a few years ago in connection to his appearance as the elder Germont in La Traviata (see the following link for details: https://josmarlopes.wordpress.com/2013/04/14/salad-bowl-italian-opera-style-continues-with-la-traviata/). Il miglior Esultate che io abbia mai sentito: occhio alla prodezza sul fiato! Three great voices who are legendary in this opera include Mario Del Monaco as Otello, Renata Tebaldi as Desdemona, and Aldo Protti as Jago. An endless parade of loyalists and appointees have come and gone, with each one vying for a piece of the coming administration’s pie. After the Act III ensemble, in which Otello flings his poor wife to the ground and practically accuses her of having an illicit affair with his former lieutenant, the disgraced Cassio, Antonenko , at the line, “L’anima mia, ti maledica!” (“Wife of my bosom, I curse thee!”), lost his voice. Herbert von Karajan, Giuseppe Verdi, Mario del Monaco, Renata Tebaldi, Aldo Protti, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra* Herbert von Karajan, Giuseppe Verdi, Mario del Monaco, Renata Tebaldi, Aldo Protti, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra* - Otello ‎ (3xLP, 180) London Records, Decca: KIJC … Una vela! Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Verdi: Otello - Mario del Monaco, Renata Tebaldi, Leonard Warren, Antonino Votto on AllMusic - 2004 Domingo as Boccanegra, with Lianna Haroutounian as Amelia, in the Recognition Scene, Act I, scene i (Photo: Ken Howard / Met Opera), It is in the justly celebrated Council Chamber scene that the kidnapping plot is revealed and foiled. Certainly the LP era improved matters somewhat, as did the video and DVD/Blu-ray Disc period. E vo gridando: amor!”. “I believe in a cruel God,” he thunders forth near the start of the second act, “who has made me in His image and who in wrath I now worship!” Iago’s hatred of the Moor goes beyond his elevation of Cassio to the rank of captain. Genres: Opera, Romanticism. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Herbert von Karajan, Giuseppe Verdi, Mario del Monaco, Renata Tebaldi, Aldo Protti, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra* - Otello at Discogs. Her lovely Act I scena was meltingly sung, as were her duets with both Gabriele and Boccanegra. Mario Del Monaco as Otello, 1958 (www.liveinternet.ru). Born: July 27, 1915 Died: October 16, 1982 Italian tenor. Una vela! 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