Victoria de los Angeles sopran 1923-2005

Victoria de los Angeles sopran 1923-2005

Victoria de los Angeles fick sin utbildning i födelsestaden Barcelona där hon också debuterade 1946 som grevinnan i Figaros bröllop. Hon gjorde sensation 1949 som Marguerite i Faust på Grand Opéra i Paris och året därpå som Mimi i Boheme på Covent Garden.

Victoria de los Angeles sopran 1923-2005

Mellan 1951-61 sjöng Victoria de los Angeles på Metropolitan Opera och hon gästade ofta La Scala och Wiener Staatsoper. Hon var lyrisk sopran men behärskade också Rossinis koloraturpartier för mezzosopraner och sjöng från 1979 Carmen med stor framgång.

Victoria de los Angeles speciella röst, charmfull och i grunden lyrisk visade sig även ha framgång i Strauss  och Wagners verk , bland annat vidFestspelen i Bayreuth  1961-62. Victoria de los Angeles blev speciellt känd för sina kvinnoporträtt inom den franska och italienska repertoaren, såsom Charlotte i Werther, Mimi i Bohème, titelrollen i Madame Butterfly och Violetta i La Traviata. Hennes inspelningar av spanska romanser kom att bilda skola.

Bayreuth Festspiele

Victoria de los Angeles sjöng Elisabeth i Tannhäuser 1961-62

 Metropolitan Opera

[Met Performance] CID:156400 
Faust {492}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/17/1951
Debut: Victoria de los Angeles
Review
[Met Performance] CID:156430
Madama Butterfly {306}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/20/1951
[Met Performance] CID:156500
Faust {493}
Lyric Theatre, Baltimore, Maryland; 03/27/1951
[Met Performance] CID:156530
La Bohème {449}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/30/1951
[Met Performance] CID:156560
La Bohème {450}
American Academy of Music, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; 04/2/1951
[Met Performance] CID:156600
La Bohème {451}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/6/1951
Debut: Frank D’Elia
[Met Performance] CID:156650
La Bohème {452}
Boston Opera House, Boston, Massachusetts; 04/11/1951
[Met Performance] CID:156700
Faust {494}
Boston Opera House, Boston, Massachusetts; 04/14/1951
[Met Performance] CID:156870
Madama Butterfly {309}
Fair Park Auditorium, Dallas, Texas; 04/28/1951
[Met Performance] CID:156900
Faust {496}
City Auditorium, Houston, Texas; 05/1/1951
[Met Performance] CID:156960
Faust {497}
Northrup Memorial Auditorium, Minneapolis, Minnesota; 05/6/1951
[Met Performance] CID:156990
Faust {498}
Purdue Hall of Music, Lafayette, Indiana; 05/9/1951
[Met Performance] CID:157030
La Bohème {453}
Civic Opera House, Chicago, Illinois; 05/12/1951
[Met Performance] CID:158030  
Le Nozze di Figaro {120}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/17/1951
Debuts: Mildred Miller, Gabor Carelli
Review
[Met Performance] CID:158060
Le Nozze di Figaro {121}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/21/1951
[Met Performance] CID:158090
La Bohème {454}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/24/1951
Review
[Met Performance] CID:158140
La Bohème {455}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/29/1951
Review
[Met Performance] CID:158180
Le Nozze di Figaro {123}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/3/1951
[Met Performance] CID:158420 
Manon {166}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/26/1951
Review
[Met Performance] CID:158480
Manon {167}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/1/1952
[Met Performance] CID:158510
Le Nozze di Figaro {124}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/4/1952
[Met Performance] CID:159040
Le Nozze di Figaro {125}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/22/1952
[Met Performance] CID:159110
Manon {169}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/28/1952
[Met Performance] CID:159130
Le Nozze di Figaro {126}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/1/1952
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:159190
Madama Butterfly {316}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/6/1952
Review
[Met Performance] CID:159320
Le Nozze di Figaro {127}
American Academy of Music, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; 03/18/1952
[Met Performance] CID:159370
La Bohème {464}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/22/1952
[Met Performance] CID:159520
Carmen {475}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/5/1952
[Met Performance] CID:159530
Manon {170}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/7/1952
[Met Performance] CID:159560
Le Nozze di Figaro {128}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/10/1952
[Met Performance] CID:159610
Madama Butterfly {318}
Music Hall, Cleveland, Ohio; 04/15/1952
[Met Performance] CID:159640
La Bohème {465}
Music Hall, Cleveland, Ohio; 04/18/1952
[Met Performance] CID:161100
Madama Butterfly {322}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/22/1952
Review
[Met Performance] CID:161360
Madama Butterfly {325}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/19/1952
[Met Performance] CID:161410
Madama Butterfly {326}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/24/1952
[Met Performance] CID:161470
Carmen {493}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/30/1952
[Met Performance] CID:161580 Opera News
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg {269}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/10/1953
Debut: Joseph Folmer
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:161600
La Bohème {474}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/12/1953
[Met Performance] CID:161680
Carmen {494}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/20/1953
Review
[Met Performance] CID:162030
La Bohème {477}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/21/1953
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:164000  
New production
Faust {499}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/16/1953
Opening Night {69}
Rudolf Bing, General Manager
Debuts: Nicola Rossi-Lemeni, Peter Brook
Review
[Met Performance] CID:164050
Faust {500}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/24/1953
[Met Performance] CID:164100
Faust {501}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/28/1953
[Met Performance] CID:164160
Faust {502}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/5/1953
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:164210
Faust {503}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/9/1953
[Met Performance] CID:164270
Faust {504}
The American Academy of Music, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; 12/15/1953
[Met Performance] CID:164290
Faust {505}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/17/1953
[Met Performance] CID:164350
Pelléas et Mélisande {51}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/23/1953
Review
[Met Performance] CID:164400
Faust {506}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/28/1953
[Met Performance] CID:164480
La Bohème {494}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/5/1954
[Met Performance] CID:164510
Faust {507}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/8/1954
[Met Performance] CID:164560
Pelléas et Mélisande {53}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/12/1954
[Met Performance] CID:165410 Opera News
Carmen {513}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/3/1954
Broadcast
Review
[Met Performance] CID:165450
Il Barbiere di Siviglia {251}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/7/1954
Review
[Met Performance] CID:165500
Carmen {514}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/10/1954
[Met Performance] CID:165520
Il Barbiere di Siviglia {252}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/13/1954
Review
[Met Performance] CID:165610
Faust {510}
Public Auditorium, Cleveland, Ohio; 04/21/1954
[Met Performance] CID:165670
Faust {511}
Boston Opera House, Boston, Massachusetts; 04/27/1954
[Met Performance] CID:165750
Faust {512}
Fox Theatre, Atlanta, Georgia; 05/4/1954
[Met Performance] CID:165790
La Bohème {506}
The Auditorium, Birmingham, Alabama; 05/6/1954
[Met Performance] CID:165830
Le Nozze di Figaro {138}
State Fair Auditorium, Dallas, Texas; 05/9/1954
[Met Performance] CID:165860
Faust {514}
Kiel Auditorium, St. Louis, Missouri; 05/12/1954
[Met Performance] CID:165910
Faust {515}
Northrup Memorial Auditorium, Minneapolis, Minnesota; 05/16/1954
[Met Concert/Gala] CID:167000 Chapter: Opening Night Telecast
Gala Opening
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/8/1954
Opening Night {70}
Rudolf Bing, General Manager
Telecast
Reviews
[Met Performance] CID:167080
Faust {519}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/18/1954
Review
[Met Performance] CID:167120
Faust {520}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/22/1954
[Met Performance] CID:167170
Madama Butterfly {333}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/27/1954
[Met Performance] CID:167230
Manon {172}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/3/1954
Debuts: Shakeh Vartenissian, Diana Turner, Malcolm McCormick
Reviews
[Met Performance] CID:167280
Faust {521}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/8/1954
[Met Performance] CID:167320
Manon {173}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/11/1954
[Met Performance] CID:167380  Opera News
Manon {174}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/18/1954
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:167410 
Manon {175}
Academy of Music, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; 12/21/1954
[Met Performance] CID:168030 
Faust {525}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/19/1955
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:168060
Madama Butterfly {338}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/22/1955
[Met Performance] CID:168440
Manon {180}
Lyric Theatre, Baltimore, Maryland; 03/29/1955
[Met Concert/Gala] CID:168500
Gala Performance
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/2/1955
[Met Performance] CID:170730
Le Nozze di Figaro {147}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/27/1956
Reviews
[Met Performance] CID:170820
Le Nozze di Figaro {148}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/4/1956
[Met Performance] CID:170900
Le Nozze di Figaro {149}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/13/1956
[Met Performance] CID:170930
Faust {541}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/16/1956
Review
[Met Performance] CID:171020
La Bohème {521}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/24/1956
[Met Performance] CID:171050
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg {281}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/27/1956
[Met Performance] CID:171490 Opera News
Le Nozze di Figaro {152}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/7/1956
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:176040
La Traviata {415}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/2/1957
Debut: Robert Nagy
Review
[Met Performance] CID:176120
Faust {546}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/11/1957
[Met Performance] CID:176170
La Traviata {416}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/16/1957
[Met Performance] CID:176280
Faust {547}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/27/1957
Review
[Met Performance] CID:176330
Il Barbiere di Siviglia {273}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/2/1957
Review
[Met Performance] CID:176400
La Bohème {547}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/8/1957
Review
[Met Performance] CID:176420
Faust {548}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/10/1957
[Met Performance] CID:176450
Il Barbiere di Siviglia {274}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/13/1957
[Met Performance] CID:176560 
La Traviata {420}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/24/1957
[Met Performance] CID:176610
La Bohème {548}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/28/1957
Review
[Met Performance] CID:176690
Le Nozze di Figaro {167}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/4/1958
Review
[Met Performance] CID:177200
La Traviata {425}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/22/1958
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:177250
Otello {118}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/27/1958
Review
[Met Performance] CID:177360  Opera News
Otello {119}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/8/1958
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:177550
Otello {121}
Lyric Theatre, Baltimore, Maryland; 03/25/1958
[Met Performance] CID:177660
Madama Butterfly {362}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/3/1958
[Met Performance] CID:177720
Otello {123}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/9/1958
[Met Performance] CID:180040
Madama Butterfly {374}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/1/1958
Debut: Barry Morell, Luigi De Cesare
[Met Performance] CID:180120
La Bohème {556}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/8/1958
Debut: Sam Sternberg
[Met Performance] CID:180210
La Bohème {557}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/17/1958
[Met Performance] CID:180290
Madama Butterfly {378}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/25/1958
[Met Performance] CID:180340
La Bohème {558}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/29/1958
[Met Performance] CID:183010
Manon {187}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/28/1959
Debuts: Teresa Stratas, Joan Wall
Review
[Met Performance] CID:183080
La Traviata {433}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/4/1959
Review
[Met Performance] CID:183170
Manon {188}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/13/1959
[Met Performance] CID:183180 
La Traviata {434}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/14/1959
Debut: Anna Moffo
Review
[Met Performance] CID:183230
La Traviata {435}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/19/1959
[Met Performance] CID:183370
Pelléas et Mélisande {54}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/2/1959
Review
[Met Performance] CID:183480
Manon {190}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/12/1959
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:183500
Pelléas et Mélisande {55}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/14/1959
[Met Performance] CID:183530
Manon {191}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/17/1959
[Met Performance] CID:183650
Manon {192}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/29/1959
[Met Performance] CID:183700
Pelléas et Mélisande {56}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/2/1960
[Met Performance] CID:183720
Pelléas et Mélisande {57}
American Academy of Music, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; 01/5/1960
[Met Performance] CID:183780
Manon {193}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/11/1960
[Met Performance] CID:183830
Pelléas et Mélisande {58}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/16/1960
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:183900
Pelléas et Mélisande {59}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/22/1960
[Met Performance] CID:186850
Tannhäuser {383}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/16/1961
Debut: Loretta Di Franco
Review
[Met Performance] CID:186880
Rigoletto {400}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/19/1961
Review
[Met Performance] CID:186940
Tannhäuser {384}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/25/1961
Debut: Eberhard Wächter
Review
[Met Performance] CID:186950
New production
Martha {93}
Metropolitan Opera House; 01/26/1961
Debuts: Lilias Sims, Thomas Andrew
Review
[Met Performance] CID:187050
Martha {94}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/4/1961
[Met Performance] CID:187110
Martha {95}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/10/1961
[Met Performance] CID:187160
Martha {96}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/15/1961
[Met Performance] CID:187260
Martha {97}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/25/1961
Debut: Evangeline De Florio
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:187300
Martha {98}
American Academy of Music, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; 02/28/1961
Review
[Met Performance] CID:187420 Opera News
La Bohème {590}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/11/1961
Broadcast
[Met Performance] CID:187600
Martha {99}
Metropolitan Opera House; 03/27/1961
[Met Performance] CID:187770
La Bohème {591}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/10/1961
Debut: Dorothy Coulter
Review
[Met Performance] CID:187810
Martha {100}
Metropolitan Opera House; 04/13/1961
[Met Performance] CID:187920
Martha {101}
Metropolitan Theater, Boston, Massachusetts; 04/23/1961
[Met Performance] CID:187970
La Bohème {593}
Public Auditorium, Cleveland, Ohio; 04/28/1961
[Met Performance] CID:188000
Martha {102}
Public Auditorium, Cleveland, Ohio; 04/30/1961
[Met Performance] CID:188050
Martha {103}
Fox Theater, Atlanta, Georgia; 05/5/1961
[Met Performance] CID:188090
Martha {104}
Municipal Auditorium, Birmingham, Alabama; 05/9/1961
[Met Performance] CID:188130
Martha {105}
McCormick Center, Chicago, Illinois; 05/13/1961
Review
[Met Performance] CID:188170
Martha {106}
University Auditorium, Bloomington, Indiana; 05/16/1961
[Met Performance] CID:188220
Martha {107}
Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis, Minnesota; 05/20/1961
[Met Performance] CID:188250
Martha {108}
Masonic Temple, Detroit, Michigan; 05/23/1961
[Met Performance] CID:188290
La Bohème {597}
Masonic Temple, Detroit, Michigan; 05/27/1961
[Met Performance] CID:188310
Martha {109}
O’Keefe Center, Toronto, Canada; 05/29/1961
[Met Performance] CID:216520 
Il Barbiere di Siviglia {321}
Metropolitan Opera House; 11/7/1968
Telecast
Review
[Met Performance] CID:223480
La Traviata {572}
Metropolitan Opera House; 10/31/1970
Robert Merrill’s 25th Anniversary
Review
[Met Performance] CID:255830 Opera News
Carmen {761}
Metropolitan Opera House; 12/9/1978
Broadcast
Review
[Met Performance] CID:351149
Pelléas et Mélisande {108}
Metropolitan Opera House; 02/05/2005
Broadcast

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