Gianni Jaia

October 12, 1924 Brindisi – July 15, 2011

Picture of Gianni Jaia

Picture of Gianni Jaia
Jaia studied with Raul Frazzi in Florence and Tullio Serafin in Rome.

He made his debut in Ghent in 1949.

His repertory included: I puritani, L'arlesiana, Anna Bolena, La favorita, Faust, La Juive, Il piccolo Marat, Silvano, La bohème, Madama Butterfly, Guglielmo Tell, Mosè, Semiramide, Un ballo in maschera, Rigoletto, La traviata.

He sang in following cities: Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Bologna, Budapest, Firenze, Genève, Gand, Hamburg, Lausanne, Lisbona, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milano, Munich, Napoli, New York, Nice, Osaka, Palermo, Paris, Parma, Pittsburgh, Roma, Stuttgart, Tokyo, Torino, Trieste, Vienna, Wexford, and Zürich.

Gianni Jaia sings Il piccolo Marat: Va nella tua stanzetta, with Virginia Zeani
1963
In RA format

Gianni Jaia sings Guillaume Tell: Tutto apprendi, o sventurato, with Anita Cerquetti
1956
In RA format

Gianni Jaia sings Guillaume Tell: O muto asil ... Corriam,voliam
1956
In RA format

Gianni Jaia sings L'elisir d'amore: Una furtiva lagrima
In RA format

Gianni Jaia sings Silvano: S'é spento il sol
In RA format
I would like to thank Georges Cardol for the recording (L'elisir d'amore).
I would like to thank Paolo Cavassini for the recording (Silvano).