Władysław Floriański as Lenskij
Władysław Floriański as Dalibor
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The Polish tenor Władysław Floriański was born on May 4th, 1854 in Lemberg/Lviv, and died at the same place on April
Władysław Floriański studied in his home town, making his debut there in 1884 in Der Bettelstudent by
His first operatic appearance was in Żeleński's Konrad Wallenrod two years later. He
was so successful that he was invited to Prague for a guest performance, and he remained there. He sang also in Berlin,
Hamburg, Vienna and Warsaw. He was acclaimed, too, as a concert singer. His
son Antoni was a concert singer under the family name Kohmann.
I wish to thank Imogen Norcroft for corrections.
I wish to thank Lynn Samohel for the picture (Dalibor) and the notes.
I wish to thank Vladimir Efimenko for the three other pictures, recordings (Onegin, Halka), and additional notes.