|Origin Mantua, Italy|
Albums L'elisir d'a
|Name Enzo Dara|
|Born 13 October 1938 (age 84) (1938-10-13) |
Movies Rossini: La Cenerentola (Houston Symphony Orchestra), Donizetti: L'Elisir D'A, Rossini: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia
Similar People Alessandro Corbelli, Paolo Montarsolo, Bruno Campanella, Luciana Serra, Leo Nucci
0985 Enzo Dara - A un dottor della mia sorte - Il Barbiere di Siviglia
Enzo Dara (13 October 1938 – 25 August 2017) was an Italian basso buffo. He made his debut in La Bohème in 1960, in Fano, a town and commune in the Marche region of Italy.
- 0985 Enzo Dara A un dottor della mia sorte Il Barbiere di Siviglia
- Enzo dara udite udite o rustici l elisir d amore gaetano donizetti
In Reggio Emilia, in 1967, playing Don Bartolo in Il barbiere di Siviglia. At the Festival of the Due Mondi in Spoleto in 1969, he was Mustafà in L'Italiana in Algeri, and at La Scala, two years later, again Don Bartolo in Il barbiere di Siviglia, directed by Claudio Abbado.
On tour, ath La Scala and at the Royal Opera House in London in 1976 he played Dandini in La Cenerentola. Among his most famous roles were Don Bartolo in Il barbiere di Siviglia, L'Italiana in Algeri as Taddeo, Dulcamara in L'Elisir D'Amore, Don Magnifico in La Cenerentola and Don Pasquale in Don Pasquale.
He performed with various other famous singers as Samuel Ramey , Paolo Montarsolo, Leo Nucci , Luigi Alva , Hermann Prey, Luciano Pavarotti , Teresa Berganza, Lucia Valentini Terrani , Marilyn Horne, Kathleen Battle, Cecilia Bartoli and others.
Dara was also an author. In 1994 he released his first book Anche il buffo nel suo piccolo, a collection of memories, anecdotes and observations.