Buon cumpleanno Leo Nucci! Happy Birthday Leo Nucci!
April 16th, 2013, this is my birthday tribute to the greatest Italian baritone of all times, Leo Nucci! In my opinion, he is not only the greatest Rigoletto, but he is also the greatest Nabucco of history of the Opera.
Leo Nucci has given the greatest performances in baritone roles in Opera history. He is very loved and respected by many opera fans around the world.
Leo Nucci is a true opera artist with an admirable career of more than 40 years.
Rigoletto, Macbeth, Nabucco, Francesco Foscari, Count di Luna, Giorgio Germont, Figaro, Scarpia, Iago, Rodrigo, Don Carlos, Renato, all this extraordinay Baritone roles were performend by Leo Nucci in the most fantastic way and in all Opera houses around the world, from Teatro alla Scala in Milan, to the MET in New York city and The Royal Opera House Covent Garden in London.
Leo Nucci has performend the title role of Rigoletto more than 400 times.
And all of his fans remember that Leo Nucci sang 18 and very difficult arias in one recital at the Teatro alla Scala.
Bravo Maestro Nucci! Happy Birthday to one of the greatest stars of the Opera!