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The ultimate collection

Mario Lanza (performer)
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Title
The ultimate collection
Performer
Mario Lanza 1921-1959
Publisher
RCA, 1999
2 cd's
Playing time
02:28:56
EAN
0743216346721
CDR
HEX5992
Placing suggestion
64 - Amusement: Overige en meerdere talen (NBLC) P - Populaire muziek (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 6 times in Flemish libraries

About Mario Lanza

Mario Lanza (US: , Italian: [ˈlantsa]; born Alfredo Arnold Cocozza [koˈkɔttsa]; January 31, 1921 – October 7, 1959) was an American tenor, actor, and Hollywood film star of the late 1940s and the 1950s who was of Italian ancestry. Lanza began studying to be a professional singer at the age of 16. After appearing at the Hollywood Bowl in 1947, Lanza signed a seven-year film contract with Louis B. Mayer, the head of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, who saw his performance and was impressed by his singing. Prior to that, the adult Lanza had sung only two performances of an opera. The following year (1948), however, he sang the role of Pinkerton in Puccini's Madame Butterfly in New Orleans.

His film debut for MGM was in T…Read more on Wikipedia