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Edoardo Ferrari-Fontana Edit Profile

tenor

Edoardo Ferrari-Fontana, Italian tenor. member Circolo Monarchio Romano.

Background

Ferrari-Fontana, Edoardo was born on July 8, 1878 in Rome, Italy. Son of Edoardo Ferrari-Fontana and Giuseppa (Fornari) Fontana.

Education

Educated Gymnasium College of Rome. University of Rome, 1892-1901.

Career

Adopted stage career, 1902. Debut at Royal Theatre, Turin, 1910. Engaged for season at the Grand Exposition, Rome, 1911.

Later appeared at La Scala Theatre, Milan, Colon Theatre, Buenos Ayres. Joined Metropolitan Opera Company, New York, 1913. With Chicago Grand Opera Company, 1915-1916.

Sang at Paris Opera House, season of 1913-1914. Honorary member Circolo Monarchio Romano. Knight of the Italian Crown.

Membership

Member Circolo Monarchio Romano.

Connections

Married second, Edith Tallez, 1919.

father:
Edoardo Ferrari-Fontana Fontana

mother:
Giuseppa (Fornari) Fontana

spouse:
Edith Tallez