2 CD / Nimbus Records / 2007-03-01Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Un ballo in maschera; Il Trovatore; Simon Boccanegra; Rigoletto; La forza del destino; Aida, opera; Otello; Falstaff; Traditional: Blow the man down; The drummer and the cook; Morris ...
Performers: Keast, Raymond; Milanov, Zinka [Soprano Vocal]; Peerce, Jan [Tenor Vocals]; Varnay, Astrid; Warren, Leonard [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Mitropoulos, Dimitri; Cellini, Renato; Perlea, Jonel; Bellezza, Vincenzo; Shaw, Robert; Black, Frank
Leonard Warren (1911-1960) was the acknowledged Metropolitan Opera successor to the previous leading baritone, Lawrence Tibbett. He dominated the Met stage, especially in Verdi roles,...continue...
1 CD / Preiser / 2002-10-01Works: Traditional: Blow the man down; The drummer and the cook; Morris Levine: Haul-A-Way, Joe; Low Lands; English Traditional: The Drunken Sailor, traditional sea shanty ("What Shall We Do With a Drunken ...
Performers: Warren, Leonard [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Levine, Morris; Black, Frank
Ensemble: Chorus; Orchestra; RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra