Giovanni Zenatello

Picture of Giovanni Zenatello as Tannhäuser
Tannhäuser
Only Tannhäuser at the Manhattan Opera House (New York) of Oscar Hammerstein during the 1909/1910 season, in Italian, with Mariette Mazarin (Elisabeth), Maurice Renaud (Wolfram) and Augusta Doria (Venus), on 10, 13, 22 December (only three performances... and never again in his career)

Giovanni Zenatello in Malta
Many thanks to Davide Denti for the Malta picture.

Giovanni Zenatello sings Il trovatore: Di quella pira

Picture of Giovanni Zenatello

Giovanni Zenatello sings La traviata: Dei miei bollenti spiriti
In RA format

Giovanni Zenatello sings Otello: Dio, mi potevi scagliar

I wish to thank Thomas Silverbörg for the above picture and recordings.

as Radames

Repertory

Pagliacci (Silvio) – Belluno, April 1898
Cavalleria rusticana (Alfio) – Belluno 1898
Mignon (Laerte) – Napoli, January 1899
Pagliacci (Tonio) – Napoli 1899
Pagliacci (Canio) – Napoli March 1899
Il trovatore – Napoli, June 1899
Faust – Napoli, 29 July 1899
Lucia di Lammermoor – Napoli, 11 August 1899
Il falconiere – Catania, 3 September 1899
Cavalleria rusticana – Catania, 1899
Carmen – Catania, 1899
La bohème – Corato, 1900
La forza del destino – Corato, 1900
Un ballo in maschera – Cosenza, Spring 1900
Rigoletto – Cosenza, Spring 1900
Il violino di Cremona – Napoli, 2 June 1900
I pescatori di perle – Napoli, 27 October 1900
La traviata – Napoli, 7 November 1900
Aida – Siracusa, November 1900
Ruy Blas – Malta, 10 January 1901
Agnese Visconti – Malta, February 1901
Andrea Chénier – Suzarra, 12? August 1901
I maestri cantori – Lisboa, 5? February 1902
Iris – Palermo, 22 February 1902
Manon Lescaut – Rio de Janeiro, 11 August 1902
Mefistofele – Rio de Janeiro, 13 August 1902
Tosca – Rio de Janeiro, 17 September 1902
Il Guarany – Rio de Janeiro, 25 September 1902
La dannazione di Faust – Milano, 22 December 1902
Oceana – Milano, 22 January 1903
Siberia – Milano, 19 December 1903
Germania – Milano, 9 February 1903
Madama Butterfly – Milano, 17 February 1903
Gli ugonotti – Rio de Janeiro, 27 September 1904
Adriana Lecouvreur – Roma, 18 February 1905
La cabrera – Roma, 12 March 1905
Manuel Menendez – Roma, 12 March 1905
Edgar – Buenos Aires, 8 July 1905
Loreley – Buenos Aires, 23 July 1905
Vita bretone – Buenos Aires, 15 August 1905
La dama di picche – Milano, 18 Janury 1906
La figlia di Jorio – Milano, 22 April 1906
Fedora – London, 5 November 1906
La Gioconda – Milano, 15 January 1907
Gloria – Milano, 15 April 1907
Sansone e Dalila – Buenos Aires, 14 July 1907
Otello – London, 1 July 1908
Tess – London, 14 July 1909
La fanciulla del West – Boston, 17 Janury 1912
I gioielli della madonna – Philadelphia, 23 November 1912
Louise – Boston, 4 January 1913
Masaniello – Chicago, 4 October 1915
L'amore dei tre re – Boston, 15 November 1915
I wish to thank Tom Kaufman for giving me access to his unpublished Zenatello chronology.
Nina Zenatello-Consolaro: "Giovanni Zenatello, tenore", Nova Stampa, Verona, 1976.

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