Alfredo Kraus

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Alfredo Kraus (24 November 1927 – 10 September 1999) was a Spanish tenor, and considered among the legendary tenors of the 20th century along with others like Plácido Domingo, Franco Corelli, José Carreras, Jon Vickers and Luciano Pavarotti. His best known role was the title role in Massenet's Werther. Kraus was of Spanish and Austrian descent. Kraus was born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Spain. He began his musical career at the age of four taking up piano lessons, singing in the school choir by age eight. Read more on Last.fm

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Cosi Fan Tutte
Album (2000)
Giuseppe Verdi; Philharmonia Orchestra, Julius Rudel
Rigoletto
Album (1996)
Giacomo Puccini; Renata Scotto, Alfredo Kraus, Sherrill Milnes, Carol Neblett, Paul Plishka, Matteo Manuguerra, Renato Capecchi, Italo Tajo, The Ambrosian Singers, National Philharmonic Orchestra, James Levine
La bohème
Album (1991)
Gaetano Donizetti; Montserrat Caballé, Shirley Verrett, Alfredo Kraus, Ezio Flagello, Jonel Perlea
Lucrezia Borgia
Album (1989)
Gaetano Donizetti; Beverly Sills, Donald Gramm, Alfredo Kraus, Alan Titus, The Ambrosian Singers, London Symphony Orchestra, Sarah Caldwell
Don Pasquale
Album (1978)