Léopold Simoneau


Picture of  Léopold Simoneau
I wish to thank Helmut Krautschneider for the picture.

Picture of Léopold Simoneau
I wish to thank Thomas Silverbörg for the picture.

Léopold Simoneau sings Mignon: Elle ne croyait pas
In RA format

Léopold Simoneau sings Si j'étais, ô mon amoureuse (Duparc)
In RA format

I would like to thank Thomas Silverbörg for the recordings.

Repertory

Lakmé (Hadji) – Montréal, Variétés Lyriques, October 1941
La traviata (Gastone) – Montréal, Variétés Lyriques, March 1943
Le nozze di Figaro (Curzio) – Montréal, Les Festivals de Montréal, 24 May 1943
Mignon – Montréal, Variétés Lyriques, November 1943
Il geloso schernito (composer: Pergolesi) – New York, Columbia University, December 1944
Die Zauberflöte – Montréal, Opera Guild, May 1945
Così fan tutte – Montréal, Montréal Opera Guild, May 1945
La fille du régiment – Montréal, Variétés Lyriques, September 1945
Die Entführung aus dem Serail – New Orleans, Opera, February 1946
Martha – Central City, Colorado Festival, July 1947
Mireille – Montréal, Variétés Lyriques, September 1947
L'amant jaloux – Paris, RDF, 15 December 1949
Le barbier de Séville – Tunis, January 1950
Don Giovanni – Aix-en-Provence, Festival, July 1950
La traviata – Montréal, Variétés Lyriques, April 1951
Idomeneo – Glyndebourne, Festival, June 1951
Oedipus rex – Paris, Festival du XX siècle, 19 May 1952
Iphigénie en Tauride – Aix-en-Provence, July 1952
La clemenza di Tito – New York, Townhall, 13 October 1952
The rake's progress – Paris, Opéra-Comique, 18 June 1953
Le roi David – Toulon, 13 July 1953
Les Indes galantes – Paris, Opéra, Autumn 1953
Columbus – Wien, 6 June 1955
L'elisir d'amore – Chicago, Opera, 22 November 1955
La Périchole – New York, Townhall, 14 February 1956
La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein – New York, Townhall, 21 January 1958
Lakmé – San Antonio, Opera, 9 March 1958
Les pêcheurs de perles – Philadelphia, Academy, 27 February 1959
Thaïs – Chicago, Opera, 23 November 1959
Djamileh – Brooklyn, College, 4 December 1959
Perséphone – New York, Philharmonic, 22 October 1962
Semele – New York, Caramoor, 21 June 1969

Reference: Renée Maheu Pierrette Alarie, Léopold Simoneau, deux voix, un art; Libre Expression, 1988.


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